Fish oil selectively improves heart function in a mouse model of lipid-induced cardiomyopathy.

@article{Khan2013FishOS,
  title={Fish oil selectively improves heart function in a mouse model of lipid-induced cardiomyopathy.},
  author={Raffay S. Khan and Aalap Chokshi and Konstantinos Drosatos and Hongfeng Jiang and Shuiqing Yu and Collette R Harris and Paul Christian Schulze and Shunichi Homma and William S. Blaner and Gerald I Shulman and L Huang and Ira J Goldberg},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={61 4},
  pages={345-54}
}
Fish oil (FO) supplementation may improve cardiac function in some patients with heart failure, especially those with diabetes. To determine why this occurs, we studied the effects of FO in mice with heart failure either due to transgenic expression of the lipid uptake protein acyl CoA synthetase 1 (ACS1) or overexpression of the transcription factor… CONTINUE READING