Juergen F. Schaefer

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Apolipoprotein (apo) A-IV is an intestinally derived apolipoprotein that plays a potentially important role in lipoprotein metabolism and reverse cholesterol transport. However, the factors that regulate its plasma concentrations are not well understood. Plasma apoA-IV levels have been previously shown to correlate with fasting triglyceride (TG) levels in(More)
OBJECTIVE To test whether proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy ((1)H-MRS) reveals changes in the lipid content of the gastrocnemius muscle (GM) and soleus muscle (SOL) of a patient with unilateral isolated hypertrophy of the right GM. MATERIALS AND METHODS (1)H-MRS was performed on a 1.5 Tesla (T) whole-body unit. Muscular lipids inside SOL and GM were(More)
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