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HDL oxidation in type 2 diabetic patients Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP, Curator LPBI         High-density lipoprotein oxidation in type 2 diabetic patients and young patients with premature myocardial infarction G. Sartorea, R. Seragliab, S. Burlinaa, , , A. Bolisa, R. Marina, E. Manzatoa, E. Ragazzic, P. Traldib, A. Lapollaa Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis April 2015; 25(4): 418–425       http://dx.doi.org:/10.1016/j.numecd.2014.12.004 […]

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In Eli Lilly’s Pipeline: DISCONTINUING Evacetrapib, a CETP inhibitor that’s meant to boost HDL Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Pharma giant Eli Lilly’s pipeline lost a star contender on Monday when the company disclosed that it would be discontinuing trials for evacetrapib, a lead CVD drug candidate that the Indianapolis-based pharma believed would eventually garner […]

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HDL-C: Target of Therapy – Steven E. Nissen, MD, MACC, Cleveland Clinic vs Peter Libby, MD, BWH Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   UPDATED on 7/29/2018 HDL-C: Is It Time to Stop Calling It the ‘Good’ Cholesterol? – Medscape – Jul 27, 2018. What triggers dysfunctional HDL? It has long been known that such conditions as acute coronary syndrome,[15] diabetes, or systemic […]

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LDL, HDL, TG, ApoA1 and ApoB: Genetic Loci Associated With Plasma Concentration of these Biomarkers – A Genome-Wide Analysis With Replication Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Genetic Loci Associated With Plasma Concentration of Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol, Triglycerides, Apolipoprotein A1, and Apolipoprotein B Among 6382 White Women in Genome-Wide Analysis With Replication Daniel […]

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Curator: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Evidence of HDL Modulation of eNOS in Humans  Whereas the functional link between HDL and eNOS has been appreciated only recently, the relationship between HDL and endothelium-dependent vasodilation has been known for some time. In studies of coronary vasomotor responses to acetylcholine, it was noted in 1994 that patients with […]

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If you are hoping to lower your risk of a heart attack simply by raising your levels of “good” cholesterol—high-density lipoproteins (HDLs)—you may be disappointed. Although epidemiological studies point to HDLs as protective against heart disease, a new genetic analysis presented at the meeting shows that while high HDL might correlate with a healthier heart, it’s […]

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A Timeline of Dr. Gottlieb’s Tenure at the FDA: 2017-2019 Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, Ph.D.   From FiercePharma.com FDA chief Scott Gottlieb steps down, leaving pet projects behind by Eric Sagonowsky | Mar 5, 2019 3:50pm FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb was appointed by President Trump in 2017. (FDA) Not quite two years into his stewardship of the […]

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Paraoxonase 2 (PON2) appears to play a cardioprotective role in both human and experimental heart failure: Cardiologist Wai Hong Wilson Tang, MD, Director of Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute’s Center for Clinical Genomics. Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Enzyme Protects Heart Against Stress and Could Potentially Lead to New Heart Failure Treatments https://consultqd.clevelandclinic.org/enzyme-protects-heart-against-stress-and-could-potentially-lead-to-new-heart-failure-treatments/amp/?__twitter_impression=true Categories: Basic Research, Heart & Vascular, Research […]

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Omega-3 fats Supplements Effect on Cardiovascular Health: EPA and DHA has little or no effect on Mortality or Cardiovascular Health Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018 Jul 18;7:CD003177. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003177.pub3. [Epub ahead of print] Omega-3 fatty acids for the primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Abdelhamid AS1, Brown TJ, Brainard JS, Biswas P, Thorpe GC, Moore […]

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Retweets, Likes of Tweets by @AVIVA1950 on 4/23/2018 – 4/25/2018 at 2018 Annual World Medical Innovation Forum Artificial Intelligence April 23–25, 2018 Boston, Massachusetts  | Westin Curator: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Alexander Low Retweeted your Tweet 21m21 minutes ago Aviva Lev-Ari @AVIVA1950 Synopsis Days 1,2,3: 2018 Annual World Medical Innovation Forum Artificial Intelligence April 23–25, 2018 […]

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