Konstaninos Drosatos

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW Diseases associated with ectopic disposition of lipids are becoming an increasingly important medical problem as the incidence of type 2 diabetes and obesity increases. One of the organs affected by lipotoxicity is the heart and this review presents an update on human and animal studies of this problem. RECENT FINDINGS Human studies have(More)
We have used a new ApoA-I transgenic mouse model to identify by global gene expression profiling, candidate genes that affect lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in response to fenofibrate treatment. Multilevel bioinformatical analysis and stringent selection criteria (2-fold change, 0% false discovery rate) identified 267 significantly changed genes involved(More)
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