High-fat diet induces metabolic changes and reduces oxidative stress in female mouse hearts.

Abstract

After an acute myocardial infarction, obese patients generally have a better prognosis than their leaner counterparts, known as the "obesity paradox". In addition, female sex is associated with a lower risk of cardiac ischemic events and smaller infarct size compared to males. The objective of the present work was to study the metabolic phenotype and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jnutbio.2016.11.004

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