Genomes and Genes

Species

Michael S Nielsen

Summary

Affiliation: Aarhus University Hospital
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. Nielsen M, Schmidt E, Stegger J, Gorst Rasmussen A, Tjonneland A, Overvad K. Adipose tissue arachidonic acid content is associated with the risk of myocardial infarction: a Danish case-cohort study. Atherosclerosis. 2013;227:386-90 pubmed publisher
    ..12, 95%CI: -0.15, -0.08). The adipose tissue content of AA was positively associated with the risk of MI but did not correlate with dietary intake of neither AA nor LA. ..
  2. Nielsen M, Grønholdt M, Vyberg M, Overvad K, Andreasen A, Due K, et al. Adipose tissue arachidonic acid content is associated with the expression of 5-lipoxygenase in atherosclerotic plaques. Lipids Health Dis. 2013;12:7 pubmed publisher
    ..This association might represent a causal link between adipose tissue arachidonic acid and the risk of myocardial infarction but confirmatory studies are needed. ..