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  • Nourdine Bouzekri, Xiaofeng Zhu, +9 authors Ryk H Ward
  • Biology, Medicine
  • European Journal of Human Genetics
  • 2004 (First Published: 1 June 2004)
  • The genes in the renin–angiotensin system are important physiologic candidates in studies of the genetic susceptibility to hypertension. Limited information has been available in most studies on theContinue Reading
  • Amy Luke, Pascal Bovet, +10 authors Nelia P. Steyn
  • Medicine
  • BMC public health
  • 2011 (First Published: 1 December 2011)
  • BackgroundThe prevalence of obesity has increased in societies of all socio-cultural backgrounds. To date, guidelines set forward to prevent obesity have universally emphasized optimal levels ofContinue Reading
  • Pedro Ordúñez, Alberto A. Méndez Barceló, José L. Bernal, Alfredo Espinosa, L. Silva, Richard S Cooper
  • Medicine
  • Journal of hypertension
  • 2008 (First Published: 1 April 2008)
  • OBJECTIVES Identifying methods to improve pharmacologic control of elevated blood pressure remains the most urgent challenge in clinical research on hypertension. The probability of having inadequateContinue Reading
  • Rodrigo M. Megía-Palma, Dhanashree Paranjpe, Pauline Blaimont, Richard S Cooper, Barry Sinervo
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Ticks and tick-borne diseases
  • 2019 (First Published: 1 August 2019)
  • It is generally accepted that parasites exert negative effects on their hosts and that natural selection favors specific host responses that mitigate this impact. It is also known that someContinue Reading