Nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics of atherosclerosis.

  title={Nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics of atherosclerosis.},
  author={Aksam J. Merched and Lawrence K Chan},
  journal={Current atherosclerosis reports},
  volume={15 6},
The latest genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have re-energized our effort to understand the genetic basis of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Although the knowledge generated by GWAS has confirmed that mediators of inflammation and perturbed lipid metabolism are major players in cardiovascular disease (CVD) development, much of individual… CONTINUE READING