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Series: Monographs in Human Genetics
Volume: 10
Published: 26 September 1978
EISBN: 978-3-318-04002-9
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
... Phenylketonuria Maple syrup urine disease Urea cycle disorders Organic acidurias Galactosemia Glycogen storage disease Amino acids Key Messages Common inborn errors of metabolism (IEM) treated by life-long dietary management are responsible for a collection of diverse clinical...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 45
Published: 27 May 2021
EISBN: 978-3-318-06844-3
..., and inhibitory neurons from the lateral hypothalamus (LH) in forming an intricate network involved in regulating sleep and metabolism, including feeding behaviors. It further confirms the dual sleep-metabolic functions of LH cells, and sheds light on a possible mechanism underlying brain plasticity during sleep...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 92
Published: 14 January 2020
EISBN: 978-3-318-06528-2
...’ nutrition-related outcomes. This article describes the educational context and steps needed to advance the field of medical nutrition, metabolism, and lifestyles in the United States. Introduction Nutrition and lifestyle behaviors influence health and disease and contribute to the leading causes...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 53
Published: 16 October 2019
EISBN: 978-3-318-06471-1
... Abstract Differences between males and females are commonly attributed to sexual hormones. Androgens are responsible for the development of primary and secondary sexual characteristics in males, whereas they influence sexual behaviour, glycaemic control, lipid profile, bone metabolism...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 198
Published: 07 May 2019
EISBN: 978-3-318-06424-7
.... Treatment therefore involves erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs). Optimal erythropoietic response to ESA therapy also requires adequate iron management. However, iron metabolism is also dysregulated in CKD patients. Summary: During erythropoiesis, biomarkers of iron metabolism are dramatically...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 52
Published: 05 February 2019
EISBN: 978-3-318-06383-7
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 195
Published: 22 May 2018
EISBN: 978-3-318-06350-9
... Abstract Normal iron metabolism is essential for effective hemoglobin (Hb) production in the management of renal anemia. Considering that studies regarding the optimal Hb levels predated the creation of the iron management indices found in the treatment guidelines for hemodialysis (HD) patients...
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Series: Progress in Tumor Research
Volume: 44
Published: 07 May 2018
EISBN: 978-3-318-06362-2
..., activating invasion and dissemination, and reprogramming energy metabolism. In strong interaction with the heterogeneous tumor cell population, the TME thereby codefines the pathophysiology of the tumor [ 1 ]. Historically, drug discovery was primarily based on sensitivity studies on tumor cells...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 50
Published: 20 April 2018
EISBN: 978-3-318-06339-4
... Abstract Most reviews of vitamin D metabolism focus on hypocalcemic states such as rickets and osteomalacia. This chapter focuses on hypercalcemic conditions involving dysregulation of vitamin D metabolism and on the mechanisms responsible. We discuss 2 recently reported conditions involving...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 88
Published: 30 May 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06031-7
... Abstract It is a great success that biotechnological means are available today to produce amounts of single human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) in a purity which allows performing metabolic and functional studies even in humans. As recent data indicate that there is a link between the Lewis...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 190
Published: 29 May 2017
EISBN: 978-3-318-06061-4
... Abstract Patients affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD) exhibit a high risk of cardiovascular mortality that is poorly explained by traditional risk factors. There is a growing awareness about the role of derangement of mineral metabolism that is currently accepted as a trigger and sustainer...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 86
Published: 28 June 2016
EISBN: 978-3-318-05483-5
... be breastfed can help support appropriate metabolic programming during this critical period and reduce the risk of later obesity. Growth and Protein Requirements during the First 1,000 Days In 2006, the WHO published international growth standards for children younger than 5 years, which are now...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 82
Published: 02 November 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05499-6
... Abstract In starvation and to a lesser extent in stress starvation, the loss of protein mass is spared as much as possible. This metabolic arrangement must have developed under the influence of evolutionary pressure in view of the importance of protein mass for function and longevity...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 28
Published: 11 June 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05467-5
... the underlying genetic mechanisms. Introduction The number of disorders that are associated with abnormalities of mineral and bone metabolism is huge and is ever expanding as new genes are identified to explain the clinical syndromes that have, in some cases, been described for many years. So far, more...