Tag: "lipodystrophy" at biology news
JCI Table of Contents, 15 July 2004
...ess/20964.pdf ACCOMPANYING COMMENTARY: Unbuckling lipodystrophy
from insulin resistance and hypertension AUTHOR CONTACT: Robert A. Hegele Robarts Research Institute, 406-100 Perth Drive, London, Ontario N6A 5K8, Canada. Phone: 519-663-3461: Fax: 519-663-3037; E-mail: email@example.com View the PDF of this ar...
UT Southwestern researchers cite recent advances in underlying causes of rare body-fat disorders
... lipodystrophies: acquired and inherited. Acquired lipodystrophy
in HIV-infected patients is, by far, the most prevalent type, affecting more than 100,000 Americans, said Dr. Garg. Dr. Garg and his collaborators are currently evaluating three low-risk therapeutic measures in HIV-infected patients with lipodystro...
Data shows FUZEON does not increase lipodystrophy in pre-treated HIV patients
... FUZEON in HAART. "Toxicities, and in particular lipodystrophy
and lipoatrophy, are a real challenge for HIV trea...lipoatrophy? Body fat changes in HIV are known as lipodystrophy
and lipoatrophy. There are three general patterns of body fat changes that are seen in people with ...
JCI table of contents, February 2, 2004
...ance, and fatty liver degeneration associated with lipodystrophy
a disturbance in fat metabolism. This hormone, ex...sm of leptin action in a rodent form of congenital lipodystrophy
AUTHOR CONTACT: Jeffrey M. Friedman The Rockefeller University, New York, New York, USA. Phone: (212...
UT Southwestern researchers develop new model for understanding obesity, diabetes
...rmalities in fat accumulation in humans, including lipodystrophy
(a metabolic disorder causing changes in body fat)...ve crucial data toward developing therapeutics for lipodystrophy
and other disorders, including obesity and diabetes. "Because of the explosion of obesity and diabe...
UT Southwestern researchers identify gene responsible for a rare body-fat disorder
...s report that the disorder, congenital generalized lipodystrophy
(CGL), or the extreme lack of body fat at birth, o...w we know why patients with congenital generalized lipodystrophy
are unable to synthesize fat in a normal fashion, said Dr. Abhimanyu Garg, professor of internal med...
Gene located for rare fat disorder
...cation of a gene that causes congenitalgeneralized lipodystrophy
in the September issue of the Journal of ClinicalE...key and the United Kingdom. Congenital generalized lipodystrophy
is the most severe form of thelipodystrophies. It is characterized by a lack of body fat from birth....