Carmen Garces

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol levels in overweight children
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1147-54. 2007
  2. doi Sex hormone-binding globulin and lipid profile in pubertal children
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Research Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Metabolism 59:166-71. 2010
  3. doi Hormone levels in 12- to 15-year-old boys and girls in Spain and their relationship with anthropometric variables
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Clin Biochem 41:621-4. 2008
  4. ncbi epsilon3epsilon4 genotype as risk factor of myocardial infarction in middle-aged people in Spain
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Dis Markers 21:153-6. 2005
  5. doi High-density lipoprotein cholesterol and paraoxonase 1 (PON1) genetics and serum PON1 activity in prepubertal children in Spain
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:809-13. 2008
  6. ncbi Obesity in Spanish schoolchildren: relationship with lipid profile and insulin resistance
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Obes Res 13:959-63. 2005
  7. ncbi Effects of dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate on the Apo E genotype influence on plasma lipid levels in prepubertal children
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3997-4000. 2003
  8. ncbi [Metabolic factors in school children population associated with adult cardiovascular mortality. Four provinces' study]
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:767-70. 2002
  9. doi Genetic determinants of plasma HDL-cholesterol levels in prepubertal children
    Laura Lopez-Simon
    Lipid Research Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 403:203-6. 2009
  10. ncbi Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) distribution in Spanish prepuberal children: relationship with fasting plasma insulin concentrations and insulin resistance
    Beatriz Cano
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 366:163-7. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol levels in overweight children
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1147-54. 2007
    ..Lipid levels were determined by standard methods. DHEA-S and insulin levels were measured by radioimmunoassay. Biochemical variables were compared between normal-weight and overweight children by tertiles of DHEA-S...
  2. doi Sex hormone-binding globulin and lipid profile in pubertal children
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Research Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Metabolism 59:166-71. 2010
    ..In conclusion, SHBG levels are related to a decrease in HDL-C and apo A-I levels during puberty in boys and to a decrease in TG levels during puberty in both sexes...
  3. doi Hormone levels in 12- to 15-year-old boys and girls in Spain and their relationship with anthropometric variables
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Clin Biochem 41:621-4. 2008
    ..To determine hormone levels in a population-based sample of pubertal children and evaluate their association with anthropometric parameters...
  4. ncbi epsilon3epsilon4 genotype as risk factor of myocardial infarction in middle-aged people in Spain
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Dis Markers 21:153-6. 2005
    ..This finding may help explain the discrepancies between studies analyzing association between apoE genotype and MI, and emphasizes the idea of considering apoE genotype for prevention at early age...
  5. doi High-density lipoprotein cholesterol and paraoxonase 1 (PON1) genetics and serum PON1 activity in prepubertal children in Spain
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:809-13. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the relationship between HDL-cholesterol (HDL-C) and PON1 in a Spanish prepubertal population with high plasma HDL-C levels...
  6. ncbi Obesity in Spanish schoolchildren: relationship with lipid profile and insulin resistance
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Obes Res 13:959-63. 2005
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  7. ncbi Effects of dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate on the Apo E genotype influence on plasma lipid levels in prepubertal children
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:3997-4000. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the interaction of apo E genotype and DHEA-S may represent a critical determinant of TC, LDL-C and apo B levels in children at the prepuberal age...
  8. ncbi [Metabolic factors in school children population associated with adult cardiovascular mortality. Four provinces' study]
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:767-70. 2002
    ..We have examined certain anthropometric and biochemical variables in children aged 6-7 years from four Spanish provinces with high differences in mortality due to ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  9. doi Genetic determinants of plasma HDL-cholesterol levels in prepubertal children
    Laura Lopez-Simon
    Lipid Research Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 403:203-6. 2009
    ..In our study, we analyzed the contribution of several polymorphisms on HDL-C-related genes to variation of plasma HDL-C in prepubertal children...
  10. ncbi Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) distribution in Spanish prepuberal children: relationship with fasting plasma insulin concentrations and insulin resistance
    Beatriz Cano
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 366:163-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S) levels in a population-based sample of Spanish prepuberal children and to investigate the relationship between DHEA-S and insulin...
  11. ncbi Influence of apolipoprotein E genotype on fat-soluble plasma antioxidants in Spanish children
    Henar Ortega
    Servicio de Bioquímica Investigación, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:624-32. 2005
    ..Apolipoprotein (apo) E is a major determinant of plasma lipid concentrations, which in turn influence the plasma concentrations of various fat-soluble vitamins...
  12. ncbi Insulin and HOMA in Spanish prepubertal children: relationship with lipid profile
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Clin Biochem 38:920-4. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze insulin levels and an insulin resistance index and to investigate the relationship between these and the lipid profile in a population-based sample of Spanish prepubertal children...
  13. doi Influence of the leptin G-2548A polymorphism on leptin levels and anthropometric measurements in healthy Spanish adolescents
    Pia Riestra
    Lipid Metabolism Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid
    Ann Hum Genet 74:335-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the LEP G-2548A polymorphism is associated with variations in leptin levels, BMI and HC in Spanish pubertal children, and evidence suggests a link between the G allele and presence of overweight in girls...
  14. doi Relationship of adiponectin with metabolic syndrome components in pubertal children
    Pia Riestra
    Lipid Research Unit, IIS Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 216:467-70. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the relationship between adiponectin and components of metabolic syndrome (lipid profile, blood pressure, insulin and insulin resistance) in pubertal Spanish children...
  15. doi Leptin and adiponectin levels in pubertal children: relationship with anthropometric variables and body composition
    Stefanie Schoppen
    Lipid Research Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:707-11. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe serum leptin and adiponectin concentrations in a sample of pubertal Spanish children and to evaluate their association with anthropometric parameters and body composition...
  16. doi Sex hormone-binding globulin levels and metabolic syndrome and its features in adolescents
    Iria de Oya
    Lipid Research Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:188-94. 2010
    ..Low levels of sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) are associated with obesity, insulin resistance, and metabolic syndrome (MS) in men and women, and it has been suggested that SHBG could be a useful marker for MS risk...
  17. doi Fat intake influences the effect of the hepatic lipase C-514T polymorphism on HDL-cholesterol levels in children
    Pia Riestra
    Lipid Metabolism Laboratory, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 234:744-9. 2009
    ..This significant gene-nutrient interaction could help to explain inter-individual variations in the plasma lipid response to fat intake...
  18. ncbi Cholesterol and saturated fat intake determine the effect of polymorphisms at ABCG5/ABCG8 genes on lipid levels in children
    Enrique Viturro
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Avda Reyes Catolicos 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Genet Med 8:594-9. 2006
    ..Thus, we analyzed polymorphisms in the ABCG5 and ABCG8 genes, involved in the regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption, with special interest in a potential interaction with diet to determine lipid levels...
  19. doi Influence of the interaction between the adiponectin G276T polymorphism and body mass index on lipid levels in healthy children
    Pia Riestra
    Lipid Metabolism Laboratory, IIS Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biol Rep 39:4831-5. 2012
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  20. ncbi Influence of birth weight on the apo E genetic determinants of plasma lipid levels in children
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Pediatr Res 52:873-8. 2002
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  21. ncbi Consistently high plasma high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol levels in children in Spain, a country with low cardiovascular mortality
    Carmen Garces
    Lipid Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
    Metabolism 53:1045-7. 2004
    ..These high levels of plasma HDL-C in Spanish school children may help to explain why the coronary heart disease mortality rate in Spain is low compared with that in other developed countries...
  22. ncbi Metabolic adaptation in the crew of the Hesperides on their Antarctic journey
    Francisco A Fernández-Riestra
    Departamento de Especialidades Médicas, Universidad Europea de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:494-9. 2006
    ..We studied the metabolic changes that took place in the crew of the Hesperides vessel in their 2001-2002 Antarctic journey, comparing two periods differing in diet and physical activity...
  23. ncbi [Cardiovascular risk factors in children. Main findings of the Four Provinces study]
    Carmen Garces
    Unidad de Lipidos, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 60:517-24. 2007
    ..Correction of this poor diet at an early age would have significant benefits for the prevention of cardiovascular disease...
  24. doi Relationship between polymorphisms in the sulfotransferase SULT2A1 gene and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate concentration in children
    Alicia Garcia-Anguita
    Lipid Research Laboratory, IIS Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Avda Reyes Catolicos, 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 238:163-6. 2013
    ..Our data show an age-related association of polymorphisms in the SULT2A1 gene with lower DHEA-S, suggesting that these polymorphisms may affect DHEA-S concentration in adults...
  25. ncbi Consumption of bakery products, sweetened soft drinks and yogurt among children aged 6-7 years: association with nutrient intake and overall diet quality
    Fernando Rodriguez-Artalejo
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Br J Nutr 89:419-29. 2003
    ..Therefore, consumption of bakery products and sweetened soft drinks should be moderated, and priority given to consumption of low-fat, low-sugar yogurt...
  26. doi Relationship of adiponectin with sex hormone levels in adolescents
    Pia Riestra
    Institute of Applied Molecular Medicine, CEU San Pablo University, Madrid, Spain
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:83-7. 2013
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