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Triglycerides: Is it a Risk Factor or a Risk Marker for Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease ? The Impact of Genetic Mutations on (ANGPTL4) Gene, encoder of (angiopoietin-like 4) Protein, inhibitor of Lipoprotein Lipase   Reporters, Curators and Authors: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN and Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP Introduction The role for triglycerides as a […]

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A new review article published in the American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism explores the effects of the “ingredients” of Mediterranean lifestyle as a whole on post-meal blood triglyceride levels (PPL). Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.newswise.com See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular Disease: PHARMACO-THERAPY

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“R145C” variant of the ApoE gene is found in People of African Descent, linked to Increased Levels of Triglycerides, Obesity, Diabetes, Stroke and Cardiovascular Diseases Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Gene Mutation May Explain Heart Disease Risk Among African-Americans December 2, 2013   MONDAY, Dec. 2, 2013 (HealthDay News) — A genetic mutation associated with an […]

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Hypertriglyceridemia: Evaluation and Treatment Guideline Reporter and Curator: Dr. Sudipta Saha, Ph.D.   Severe and very severe hypertriglyceridemia increase the risk for pancreatitis, whereas mild or moderate hypertriglyceridemia may be a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Individuals found to have any elevation of fasting triglycerides should be evaluated for secondary causes of hyperlipidemia including endocrine […]

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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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Stanford University researchers have developed a scanner that unites optical, radioluminescence, and photoacoustic imaging to evaluate for Thin-Cap Fibro Atheroma (TCFA) Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, RN   Early diagnosis and treatment could save lives by preventing the progression, and subsequent rupture, of these plaques. That is precisely why researchers designed the Circumferential-Intravascular-Radioluminescence-Photoacoustic-Imaging (CIRPI) system, which allows not […]

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Tweets by @pharma_BI and @AVIVA1950 at World Medical Innovation Forum – CARDIOVASCULAR • MAY 1-3, 2017, BOSTON, MA Curator: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   @pharma_BI @AVIVA1950   All 57 RETWEETS by  World Forum from LPBI’s Twitter.com handles @pharma_BI @AVIVA1950   https://twitter.com/PartnersWMIF    World Forum Retweeted Aviva Lev-Ari‏ @AVIVA1950  May 1 More @Pharma_BI #WMIF17 @AVIVA1950 Medical Devices – Prevention methods, Big […]

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REAL TIME Highlights and Tweets: Day 1,2,3: World Medical Innovation Forum – CARDIOVASCULAR • MAY 1-3, 2017, BOSTON, MA Deliverables Author and Curator: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   https://worldmedicalinnovation.org/agenda/ eProceedings for Day 1,2,3: World Medical Innovation Forum – CARDIOVASCULAR • MAY 1-3, 2017, BOSTON, MA Highlights of LIVE Day 1: World Medical Innovation Forum – CARDIOVASCULAR […]

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Highlights LIVE Day 3: World Medical Innovation Forum – CARDIOVASCULAR • MAY 1-3, 2017  BOSTON, MA • UNITED STATES Leaders in Pharmaceutical Business Intelligence (LPBI) Group will cover the event in REAL TIME Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN will be streaming live from the floor of the Westin Hotel in Boston on May 1-3, 2017 @pharma_BI @AVIVA1950 […]

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Regulatory MicroRNAs in Aberrant Cholesterol Transport and Metabolism Curator: Marzan Khan, B.Sc Aberrant levels of lipids and cholesterol accumulation in the body lead to cardiometabolic disorders such as atherosclerosis, one of the leading causes of death in the Western World(1). The physical manifestation of this condition is the build-up of plaque along the arterial endothelium […]

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