G Paolisso

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Country: Italy

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  1. ncbi Low insulin resistance and preserved beta-cell function contribute to human longevity but are not associated with TH-INS genes
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Servizio di Astanteria Medica, IV Divisione di Medicina Interna, University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138, Naples, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 37:149-56. 2001
  2. ncbi Plasma leptin level is associated with myocardial wall thickness in hypertensive insulin-resistant men
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hypertension 34:1047-52. 1999
  3. ncbi Chronic vitamin E administration improves brachial reactivity and increases intracellular magnesium concentration in type II diabetic patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:109-15. 2000
  4. ncbi Effects of insulin on the cardiac autonomic nervous system in insulin-resistant states
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 98:129-36. 2000
  5. ncbi Effects of glucose ingestion on cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy centenarians: differences with aged subjects
    G Paolisso
    University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 30:277-84. 2000
  6. ncbi Effects of simvastatin and atorvastatin administration on insulin resistance and respiratory quotient in aged dyslipidemic non-insulin dependent diabetic patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Servizio di Astanteria Medica, II University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138, Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 150:121-7. 2000
  7. ncbi Plasma leptin concentrations and cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy subjects with different body weights
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases II, University of Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:1810-4. 2000
  8. ncbi Elevated plasma fatty acid concentrations stimulate the cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:723-30. 2000
  9. ncbi Metabolic age modelling: the lesson from centenarians
    G Paolisso
    II University of Naples, Naples, Italy, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 30:888-94. 2000
  10. ncbi The BB-paraoxonase genotype is associated with impaired brachial reactivity after acute hypertriglyceridemia in healthy subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, I 80138 Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:1078-82. 2001

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  1. ncbi Low insulin resistance and preserved beta-cell function contribute to human longevity but are not associated with TH-INS genes
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Servizio di Astanteria Medica, IV Divisione di Medicina Interna, University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138, Naples, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 37:149-56. 2001
    ..In conclusion, C has a lower degree of IR and a preserved beta-cell function in comparison to nC, but the cause of such metabolic differences, which are likely does not lie in this genomic region...
  2. ncbi Plasma leptin level is associated with myocardial wall thickness in hypertensive insulin-resistant men
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Hypertension 34:1047-52. 1999
    ..In conclusion, our study demonstrates that fasting plasma leptin levels are associated with increased myocardial wall thickness independent of body composition and blood pressure levels in hypertensives...
  3. ncbi Chronic vitamin E administration improves brachial reactivity and increases intracellular magnesium concentration in type II diabetic patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:109-15. 2000
    ..E improves brachial artery reactivity in patients with type II diabetes mellitus. Such an effect seems mediated by a reduction in oxidative stress and a regulation of intracellular calcium and magnesium contents...
  4. ncbi Effects of insulin on the cardiac autonomic nervous system in insulin-resistant states
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 98:129-36. 2000
    ..In conclusion, our study demonstrates that insulin fails to stimulate cardiac ANS activity in insulin-resistant patients, independently of the causes of insulin resistance...
  5. ncbi Effects of glucose ingestion on cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy centenarians: differences with aged subjects
    G Paolisso
    University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 30:277-84. 2000
    ..No studies have evaluated the effect of glucose ingestion on cardiac ANS in centenarians...
  6. ncbi Effects of simvastatin and atorvastatin administration on insulin resistance and respiratory quotient in aged dyslipidemic non-insulin dependent diabetic patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Servizio di Astanteria Medica, II University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138, Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 150:121-7. 2000
    ..With regard to this latter aim, atorvastatin seems to be more powerful than simvastatin...
  7. ncbi Plasma leptin concentrations and cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy subjects with different body weights
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases II, University of Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 85:1810-4. 2000
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  8. ncbi Elevated plasma fatty acid concentrations stimulate the cardiac autonomic nervous system in healthy subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:723-30. 2000
    ..Whether changes in plasma fatty acid concentrations affect the sympathetic nervous system or HRV in humans is unknown...
  9. ncbi Metabolic age modelling: the lesson from centenarians
    G Paolisso
    II University of Naples, Naples, Italy, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 30:888-94. 2000
    ..In order to design the clinical picture of such successful ageing, anthropometric, endocrine and metabolic characteristics of healthy centenarians (HC), compared with aged subject, have been outlined...
  10. ncbi The BB-paraoxonase genotype is associated with impaired brachial reactivity after acute hypertriglyceridemia in healthy subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, I 80138 Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:1078-82. 2001
    ..In conclusion, our study demonstrates that transient HT decreases vascular reactivity more in subjects with the PON BB genotype than in those with the other PON genotypes...
  11. ncbi Plasma leptin concentration, insulin sensitivity, and 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure and left ventricular geometry
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 14:114-20. 2001
    ..In conclusion, our study demonstrates that in hypertensive men fasting plasma leptin levels are determinant of myocardial wall thickness independently of 24-h BP values...
  12. ncbi Primary and secondary prevention of atherosclerosis: is there a role for antioxidants?
    G Paolisso
    Institute of Cardiology, II University of Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 25:298-306. 1999
    ..Nevertheless, only future longitudinal studies can provide a final response. In conclusion, the whole body of studies to date clearly demonstrates that antioxidants may be useful for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease...
  13. ncbi Effect of metformin on food intake in obese subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 28:441-6. 1998
    ..Our study aims at investigating the effect of metformin administration on food intake in obese, non-diabetic, normotensive patients...
  14. ncbi Advancing age and insulin resistance: new facts about an ancient history
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases II University of Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 29:758-69. 1999
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  15. ncbi Lack of association between changes in plasma leptin concentration and in food intake during the menstrual cycle
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 29:490-5. 1999
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  16. ncbi Prognostic importance of insulin-mediated glucose uptake in aged patients with congestive heart failure secondary to mitral and/or aortic valve disease
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases II, University of Naples Second University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 83:1338-44. 1999
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  17. ncbi Mean arterial blood pressure and serum levels of the molar ratio of insulin-like growth factor-1 to its binding protein-3 in healthy centenarians
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    J Hypertens 17:67-73. 1999
    ..We investigated the question of whether differences in mean arterial pressure and in this plasma ratio were related in healthy centenarians...
  18. ncbi Baseline heart rate variability in healthy centenarians: differences compared with aged subjects (>75 years old)
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Servizio di Astanteria Medica, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138 Napoli, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 97:579-84. 1999
    ..Our study demonstrates that the basal low-frequency/high-frequency ratio, an indirect index of cardiac sympathovagal balance, is lower in healthy centenarians than in aged subjects...
  19. ncbi Plasma sex hormones are significantly associated with plasma leptin concentration in healthy subjects
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, University of Naples, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 48:291-7. 1998
    ..In humans a sexual dimorphism of plasma leptin concentration has been demonstrated but its significance remains to be established. Sex hormones may have a role...
  20. ncbi Myocardial wall thickness and left ventricular geometry in hypertensives. Relationship with insulin
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, 2nd University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 10:1250-6. 1997
    ..In conclusion, our data demonstrate that in arterial hypertension hyperinsulinemia/insulin resistance mainly affects myocardial wall thickness, whereas only a trivial association with LV geometry occurs...
  21. ncbi Role of free fatty acids on cardiac autonomic nervous system in noninsulin-dependent diabetic patients: effects of metabolic control
    D Manzella
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy 1-80138
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:2769-74. 2001
    ..Our study demonstrates that changes in plasma FFA levels may have a parallel effect on cardiac sympathetic/parasympathetic nervous system balance in NIDDM patients...
  22. ncbi ACE gene polymorphism and insulin action in older subjects and healthy centenarians
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Institute of General Pathology and Oncology, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:610-4. 2001
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  23. ncbi Role of interaction between variants in the PPARG and interleukin-6 genes on obesity related metabolic risk factors
    M Barbieri
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases II, University of Naples, VI Divisione di Medicina Interna, Napoli, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 40:599-604. 2005
    ..13 +/- 0.92; f = 4.342; p = 0.038) and triglyceride levels (79.15 +/- 32.9 vs 98 +/- 6.73 mg/dl; f = 3.120; p < 0.005). These findings suggest that the effect of the two genetic variants on 'obesity related' factors is additive...
  24. ncbi Repaglinide has more beneficial effect on cardiovascular risk factors than glimepiride: data from meal-test study
    M R Rizzo
    Department of Geriatrics and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 31:255-60. 2005
    ..09). In conclusion, our results support the hypothesis that repaglinide is more efficient than glimepiride on controlling for postprandial glucose excursion and may have beneficial effect on reducing cardiovascular risk factors...
  25. ncbi Hemodynamic effects of acute hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetic patients
    R Marfella
    Department of Geriatrics and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Care 23:658-63. 2000
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the hemodynamic effects of acute hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetic patients and to see whether these effects are related to changes in nitric oxide (NO) availability...
  26. ncbi Effects of magnesium and nifedipine infusions on insulin action, substrate oxidation, and blood pressure in aged hypertensive patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 6:920-6. 1993
    ..4 +/- 0.3 v 6.2 +/- 0.4 mumol/L, P < .02), but potentiated the insulin effect upon nonoxidative glucose (15.4 +/- 0.4 v 11.1 +/- 0.3 mumol/kg lean body mass [LBM] x min, P < .03) metabolism.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  27. ncbi Is dermolipectomy effective in improving insulin action and lowering inflammatory markers in obese women?
    M R Rizzo
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, University of Naples, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:253-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of dermolipectomy on insulin action and inflammatory markers in 20 obese women...
  28. ncbi Chronic administration of pharmacologic doses of vitamin E improves the cardiac autonomic nervous system in patients with type 2 diabetes
    D Manzella
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:1052-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Chronic vitamin E administration improves the ratio of cardiac sympathetic to parasympathetic tone in patients with type 2 diabetes. Such an effect might be mediated by a decline in oxidative stress...
  29. ncbi Insulin resistance, plasma PAI-1 levels and PAI-1 gene polymorphism in healthy centenarians
    M Barbieri
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 25:110-2. 2002
  30. ncbi Repaglinide is more efficient than glimepiride on insulin secretion and post-prandial glucose excursions in patients with type 2 diabetes. A short term study
    M R Rizzo
    Department of Geriatrics and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 30:81-9. 2004
    ..To compare the effect of Repaglinide vs Glimepiride on glucose- and meal-induced insulin secretion and on meal-test induced postprandial glucose excursions...
  31. ncbi Impaired glucose metabolism and reduced insulin clearance in elderly hypertensives
    D Giugliano
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics and Metabolic Diseases, First Faculty of Medicine, University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 5:345-53. 1992
    ..The multiple alterations of insulin secretion, action and metabolism found in nonobese nondiabetic elderly hypertensives seem to support a role for this hormone in the regulation of arterial blood pressure...
  32. ncbi Postprandial plasma glucose excursions and cognitive functioning in aged type 2 diabetics
    A M Abbatecola
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Neurology 67:235-40. 2006
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  33. ncbi Resting metabolic rate and respiratory quotient in human longevity
    M R Rizzo
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:409-13. 2005
    ..It is likely that the lack of the anthropometrics derangement may preserve long-lived subjects from the age-related decrease in energy metabolism...
  34. doi Decreased carotid atherosclerotic process by control of daily acute glucose fluctuations in diabetic patients treated by DPP-IV inhibitors
    M Barbieri
    Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Geriatric Sciences, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 227:349-54. 2013
    ..We aim at evaluating the effect of blunted daily acute glucose fluctuations by DPP-IV inhibitors on intima-media thickness (IMT), a surrogate marker for early atherosclerosis...
  35. doi -94 ins/del ATTG NFKB1 gene variant is associated with lower susceptibility to myocardial infarction
    V Boccardi
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:679-84. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the relationship between NFKB1 and NFKBIA polymorphism and susceptibility to myocardial infarction (MI)...
  36. ncbi Differences in heart rate variability parameters during the post-dialytic period in type II diabetic and non-diabetic ESRD patients
    M Giordano
    The Institute of Clinical Medicine 'L. Condorelli, University of Catania, Metabolic Disease, II University of Naples, The Institute of Internal Medicine and Nephrology, II University of Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 16:566-73. 2001
    ..In non-diabetic haemodialysis patients uraemia causes similar but reversible changes in heart rate variability compared with the changes caused by diabetes...
  37. ncbi The ratio between kidney volume and function increases with the progression of nephropathy in Type 2 diabetes
    M Giordano
    Department of Geriatrics and Metabolism Diseases, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Clin Nephrol 72:247-51. 2009
    ..In Type 2 diabetes, it is not clear if renal size is constantly related to the glomerular filtration rate. In addition, it is not known if kidney volume (KV) is associated with an increased urinary albumin and IgG excretion...
  38. ncbi Genes, ageing and longevity in humans: problems, advantages and perspectives
    S Salvioli
    Department of Experimental Pathology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Free Radic Res 40:1303-23. 2006
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  39. ncbi Age-related insulin resistance: is it an obligatory finding? The lesson from healthy centenarians
    M Barbieri
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, I 80138 Naples, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 17:19-26. 2001
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  40. ncbi Metabolic aspects of the extreme longevity
    M Barbieri
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Piazza Miraglia 2, I 80138 Napoli, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 43:74-8. 2008
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  41. ncbi New aspects of the insulin resistance syndrome: impact on haematological parameters
    M Barbieri
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, University of Naples, Italy
    Diabetologia 44:1232-7. 2001
    ..Increased red blood cell count could be considered as a new aspect of the insulin resistance syndrome that could contribute to the increased risk of developing cardiovascular problems...
  42. ncbi Soluble leptin receptor and insulin resistance as determinant of sleep apnea
    D Manzella
    Dipartimento di Gerontologia, Geriatria e Malattie del Metabolismo II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:370-5. 2002
    ..To investigate the possible associations between sleep apnea syndrome, hyperinsulinemia/insulin resistance and hyperleptinemia in subjects with different degrees of body mass index...
  43. ncbi Chronic magnesium administration enhances oxidative glucose metabolism in thiazide treated hypertensive patients
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, 1st Medical School, University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 5:681-6. 1992
    ..In the multiple linear regression analysis of the pooled basal data (n = 42), erythrocyte magnesium content displayed an independent correlation with basal plasma insulin levels (t = -2.08, P < .05).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  44. ncbi The network and the remodeling theories of aging: historical background and new perspectives
    C Franceschi
    Department of Experimental Pathology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 35:879-96. 2000
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  45. doi Poor glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes patients reduces endothelial progenitor cell number by influencing SIRT1 signalling via platelet-activating factor receptor activation
    M L Balestrieri
    Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and General Pathology, Second University of Naples, Via L De Crecchio 7, Naples 80138, Italy
    Diabetologia 56:162-72. 2013
    ..We investigated the possible relationship between PAF and SIRT1 pathways in EPCs during altered glucose homeostasis...
  46. ncbi Hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and insulin resistance: the role of intracellular magnesium
    G Paolisso
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, II University of Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 10:346-55. 1997
    ..We further suggest that a reduced intracellular magnesium concentration might be the missing link helping to explain the epidemiological association between NIDDM and hypertension...
  47. ncbi Effects of dietary protein restriction on albumin and fibrinogen synthesis in macroalbuminuric type 2 diabetic patients
    M Giordano
    Department of Geriatric and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Policlinico SUN, Piazza L Miraglia, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Diabetologia 51:21-8. 2008
    ..Diabetic nephropathy is associated with hypoalbuminaemia and hyperfibrinogenaemia. A low-protein diet has been recommended in patients with diabetic nephropathy, but its effects on albumin and fibrinogen synthesis are unknown...
  48. ncbi Plasma glucose excursions in older persons with Type 2 diabetes mellitus
    A M Abbatecola
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, 80138 Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:105-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, we will discuss how post-prandial glucose excursions are a fundamental risk factor for the development of cardiovascular disease, especially in older persons with Type 2 diabetes...
  49. ncbi A gender--dependent genetic predisposition to produce high levels of IL-6 is detrimental for longevity
    M BonaFe
    Department of Experimental Pathology, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Immunol 31:2357-61. 2001
    ..On the whole, our data suggest that those individuals who are genetically predisposed to produce high levels of IL-6 during aging, i.e. -174 locus GG homozygous men, are disadvantaged for longevity...
  50. ncbi Interleukin-6-174 G > C polymorphism affects the association between IL-6 plasma levels and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetic patients
    R Testa
    Diabetology Unit, INRCA, Via della Montagnola, 81, I 60131, Ancona, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 71:299-305. 2006
    ..The identification of two categories of diabetic patients may, therefore, lead to different therapeutic strategies in the management of insulin resistance...
  51. pmc An amino acid substitution in the human intestinal fatty acid binding protein is associated with increased fatty acid binding, increased fat oxidation, and insulin resistance
    L J Baier
    Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Arizona 85016
    J Clin Invest 95:1281-7. 1995
    ..We conclude that the threonine-containing protein may increase absorption and/or processing of dietary fatty acids by the intestine and thereby increase fat oxidation, which has been shown to reduce insulin action...
  52. ncbi Independent association of plasma leptin levels and left ventricular isovolumic relaxation in uncomplicated hypertension
    M Galderisi
    Cattedra di Medicina d'Urgenza, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, , Napoli, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 14:1019-24. 2001
    ..Further studies will need to understand the conditions underlying both these phenomena...
  53. ncbi Inverse association between free insulin-like growth factor-1 and isovolumic relaxation in arterial systemic hypertension
    M Galderisi
    Cattedra di Medicina d'Urgenza, Istituto di Medicina e Clinica Sperimentale, , Napoli, Italy
    Hypertension 38:840-5. 2001
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  54. pmc Calcium metabolism and vitamin D in the extreme longevity
    Giovanni Passeri
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Scienze Biomediche, Universita di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 43:79-87. 2008
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