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Relevance of human fat distribution on lipid and lipoprotein metabolism and cardiovascular disease risk

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Purpose of review

Upper body abdominal and lower body gluteofemoral fat depot masses display opposing associations with plasma lipid and lipoprotein and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk profiles. We review developments on adipose tissue (AT) fatty acid (FA) metabolism in the context of body fat distribution and how that might be related to adverse lipid and lipoprotein profiles and CVD risk.

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Recent data have confirmed the paradoxical relationship o...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1097/MOL.0000000000000522

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Oxford college:
Brasenose College
Role:
Author
Fonds de Recherche du Québec – Santé More from this funder
Heart and Lung Institute Foundation More from this funder
Throne-Holst Foundation More from this funder
National Institute for Health Research More from this funder
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Current Opinion in Lipidology Journal website
Volume:
292
Issue:
4
Pages:
285–292
Publication date:
2018-08-01
Acceptance date:
2018-03-22
DOI:
EISSN:
1473-6535
ISSN:
0957-9672
Source identifiers:
858302
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pubs:858302
Deposit date:
2018-06-19

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