E Herrera

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Affiliation: Universidad San Pablo CEU
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Different diabetogenic response to moderate doses of streptozotocin in pregnant rats, and its long-term consequences in the offspring
    Iliana López-Soldado
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Diabesity Res 4:107-18. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Sex-dependent nutritional programming: fish oil intake during early pregnancy in rats reduces age-dependent insulin resistance in male, but not female, offspring
    Fatima L C Sardinha
    Institute of Nutrition Josué de Castro, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 304:R313-20. 2013
  3. pmc Streptozotocin-induced diabetes decreases mammary gland lipoprotein lipase activity and messenger ribonucleic acid in pregnant and nonpregnant rats
    Laura Blanco-Dolado
    Servicio de Bioquímica Investigación, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Exp Diabetes Res 3:61-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E: action, metabolism and perspectives
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 57:43-56. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipid metabolism in pregnancy and its consequences in the fetus and newborn
    Emilio Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Endocrine 19:43-55. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal lipid metabolism and placental lipid transfer
    E Herrera
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Horm Res 65:59-64. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between plasma fatty acid profile and antioxidant vitamins during normal pregnancy
    E Herrera
    Department of Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science and Health, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1231-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid metabolism during the perinatal phase, and its implications on postnatal development
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 76:216-24. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Aspects of antioxidant foods and supplements in health and disease
    Emilio Herrera
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Nutr Rev 67:S140-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced utilization of glycerol for glyceride synthesis in isolated adipocytes from early pregnant rats
    Emilio Herrera
    Faculties of Pharmacy and Medicine, Department of Biology, Universidad CEU San Pablo, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5 300, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 66:245-53. 2010

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  1. pmc Different diabetogenic response to moderate doses of streptozotocin in pregnant rats, and its long-term consequences in the offspring
    Iliana López-Soldado
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Diabesity Res 4:107-18. 2003
    ..Thus these two rat models, obtained with moderate amounts of STZ, could be used to study the pathophysiological consequences of these different diabetic conditions...
  2. doi request reprint Sex-dependent nutritional programming: fish oil intake during early pregnancy in rats reduces age-dependent insulin resistance in male, but not female, offspring
    Fatima L C Sardinha
    Institute of Nutrition Josué de Castro, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 304:R313-20. 2013
    ..It is proposed that the lower adiposity caused by the increased n-3 fatty acids during the intrauterine life was responsible of the lower insulin resistance in male offspring...
  3. pmc Streptozotocin-induced diabetes decreases mammary gland lipoprotein lipase activity and messenger ribonucleic acid in pregnant and nonpregnant rats
    Laura Blanco-Dolado
    Servicio de Bioquímica Investigación, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Exp Diabetes Res 3:61-8. 2002
    ..Thus, insulin deficiency impairs the expression of LPL in mammary glands, revealing the role of insulin as a modulator of the enzyme at the mRNA expression level...
  4. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E: action, metabolism and perspectives
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 57:43-56. 2001
    ..The most intriguing is its interaction with other antioxidants that may explain how foods containing small amounts of vitamin E provide greater benefits than larger doses of vitamin E alone...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lipid metabolism in pregnancy and its consequences in the fetus and newborn
    Emilio Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Endocrine 19:43-55. 2002
    ..However, excessive intake of certain long chain fatty acids may cause both declines in arachidonic acid and enhanced lipid peroxidation, reducing antioxidant capacity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal lipid metabolism and placental lipid transfer
    E Herrera
    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Horm Res 65:59-64. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between plasma fatty acid profile and antioxidant vitamins during normal pregnancy
    E Herrera
    Department of Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science and Health, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1231-8. 2004
    ..To study the changes of plasma fatty acids and lipophilic vitamins during normal pregnancy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid metabolism during the perinatal phase, and its implications on postnatal development
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 76:216-24. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Aspects of antioxidant foods and supplements in health and disease
    Emilio Herrera
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Nutr Rev 67:S140-4. 2009
    ..This paper addresses the specific aspects of antioxidant supplementation in health and disease...
  10. doi request reprint Enhanced utilization of glycerol for glyceride synthesis in isolated adipocytes from early pregnant rats
    Emilio Herrera
    Faculties of Pharmacy and Medicine, Department of Biology, Universidad CEU San Pablo, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5 300, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 66:245-53. 2010
    ..It is proposed that the enhanced utilization of glycerol for glyceride glycerol synthesis in adipose tissue contributes to the net accumulation of fat depots that normally takes place in early pregnancy...
  11. doi request reprint Disturbances in lipid metabolism in diabetic pregnancy - Are these the cause of the problem?
    Emilio Herrera
    Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 24:515-25. 2010
    ..Thus, although additional studies are required, overall these findings indicate that altered maternal lipid metabolism rather than hyperglycaemia constitutes a risk for macrosomia in GDM...
  12. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E: action, metabolism and perspectives
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 57:43-56. 2001
    ..The most intriguing is its interaction with other antioxidants that may explain how foods containing small amounts of vitamin E provide greater benefits than larger doses of vitamin E alone...
  13. ncbi request reprint Metabolic adaptations in pregnancy and their implications for the availability of substrates to the fetus
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Nutr 54:S47-51. 2000
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  14. ncbi request reprint Lipid metabolism in the fetus and the newborn
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad San Pablo CEU, E 28668 Madrid, Spain
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 16:202-10. 2000
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  15. ncbi request reprint Fat accumulation in the rat during early pregnancy is modulated by enhanced insulin responsiveness
    M P Ramos
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5, 3, E 28668, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 285:E318-28. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E polymorphism in men and women from a Spanish population: allele frequencies and influence on plasma lipids and apolipoproteins
    D Gomez-Coronado
    Servicio de Bioquímica Investigación, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Ctra de Colmenar, Km 9, 28034, Madrid, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 147:167-76. 1999
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  17. ncbi request reprint Nutritionally induced changes in the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha gene expression in liver of suckling rats are dependent on insulinaemia
    M Panadero
    , Universidad San Pablo-CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Arch Biochem Biophys 394:182-8. 2001
    ..It is proposed that both the high lipid intake and decreased plasma insulin level are responsible for the high PPARalpha expression detected in rat neonates...
  18. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous determination of vitamins A and E in rat tissues by high-performance liquid chromatography
    C Barbas
    , Universidad S. Pablo-CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 778:415-20. 1997
    ..25, whereas inter-assay precision was between 4.99 and 7.03. Recoveries ranged between 94 +/- 8 and 107 +/- 5%. Results from the application of this method to different rat tissues having wide range of vitamin content are presented...
  19. pmc Implication of low level inflammation in the insulin resistance of adipose tissue at late pregnancy
    J de Castro
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Carretera Boadilla del Monte, Km 5 3, 28668 Madrid, Spain
    Endocrinology 152:4094-105. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the results of the present study support the hypothesis that physiological low-grade inflammation in the maternal organism is relevant to the development of pregnancy-associated insulin resistance...
  20. ncbi request reprint A sucrose-rich diet during pregnancy causes a similar response in Sprague-Dawley and Wistar rats
    I Lopez-Soldado
    Department of Biomedical Sciences I, Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Ctra Boadilla del Monte, km 5, 300, E 28668 Madrid, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 45:285-90. 2001
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  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between lipoprotein lipase and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha expression in rat liver during development
    M Panadero
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo CEU, E 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 62:189-98. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Differential metabolic response to 48 h food deprivation at different periods of pregnancy in the rat
    L López-Soldado
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    J Physiol Biochem 58:75-85. 2002
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  23. ncbi request reprint Experimental models for studying perinatal lipid metabolism. Long-term effects of perinatal undernutrition
    E Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, E 28668, Madrid, Spain
    Adv Exp Med Biol 569:95-108. 2005
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  24. doi request reprint Validation of simple indexes to assess insulin sensitivity during pregnancy in Wistar and Sprague-Dawley rats
    J Cacho
    Facultades de Farmacia y Medicina, Universidad CEU Centro de Estudios Universitarios San Pablo, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 295:E1269-76. 2008
    ..Together, our data demonstrate that these indexes provide an easy and accurate measure of insulin sensitivity during pregnancy in the rat...
  25. ncbi request reprint Determination of alpha-tocopherol and alpha-tocopherol acetate in diets of experimental animals. Study of stability in the diets
    F J Rupérez
    Facultad de CC Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad S Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 839:93-9. 1999
    ..Results had correlation coefficients > 0.99; recoveries > 85%; R.S.D. < 6%, so the method is adequate to control vitamin E intake in animals as well as vitamin E stability in food during storage...
  26. ncbi request reprint Simplified method for vitamin E determination in rat adipose tissue and mammary glands by high-performance liquid chromatography
    F J Rupérez
    Facultad de CC Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad S Pablo CEU, Urbanizacion Monteprincipe, Madrid, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 823:483-7. 1998
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  27. pmc Effect of acipimox on plasma lipids and glucose/insulin in pregnant rats
    I Sanchez-Vera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Int J Exp Diabetes Res 3:233-9. 2002
    ..Over a short period of time, in pregnant rats, reductions of plasma FFA and TG after acipimox treatment improved the glucose-induced insulin release, but did not seem to have any effect in peripheral insulin resistance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Factors modulating fibrates response: therapeutic implications and alternative strategies
    M I Panadero
    Universidad San Pablo CEU, Urbanizacion Monteprincipe, Madrid, Spain
    Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 9:219-36. 2009
    ..We also discuss briefly the natural and synthetic agonists of PPARalphawhich are currently being developed and supposedly display greater effectiveness and fewer adverse effects than fibrates...
  29. doi request reprint Evolution of oxidative stress parameters and response to oral vitamins E and C in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Francisco J Ruperez
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Urbanizacion Monteprincipe, Boadilla del Monte, 28668 Madrid, Spain
    J Pharm Pharmacol 60:871-8. 2008
    ..The present experimental conditions can be used as a sensitive experimental model to study the responsiveness of diabetes to other antioxidant interventions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of apolipoprotein E polymorphism on plasma vitamin A and vitamin E levels
    D Gomez-Coronado
    Servicio de Bioquímica Investigación, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:251-8. 2002
    ..Therefore, the effect of this polymorphism on both vitamins was analysed in an adult population...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dual effect of glucose on LDL oxidation: dependence on vitamin E
    Paola Otero
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Free Radic Biol Med 33:1133-40. 2002
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  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of different doses of vitamin E on the incidence of malformations in pregnant diabetic rats
    Marta Viana
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 47:6-10. 2003
    ..The present study was addressed to determine the effects of different doses of vitamin E upon these parameters...
  33. doi request reprint Influence of fatty acid profile of total parenteral nutrition emulsions on the fatty acid composition of different tissues of piglets
    E Amusquivar
    Facultades de Farmacia y Medicina, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Crtra Boadilla del Monte km 5 300, 28668, Boadilla del Monte Madrid, Spain
    Lipids 43:713-22. 2008
    ..Fatty acid composition of brain phospholipids are, however, much less influenced by dietary composition, indicating an active and efficient metabolism that ensures its appropriate composition at this key stage of development...
  34. ncbi request reprint Opposite metabolic response to fenofibrate treatment in pregnant and virgin rats
    Ana Soria
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5, 300, E 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    J Lipid Res 43:74-81. 2002
    ..It is proposed that the opposite effects of fenofibrate treatment in virgin and pregnant rats are a consequence of both the enhanced liver capability for VLDL triglyceride production and a rebound response to the drug in the latter...
  35. ncbi request reprint Influence of changes in dietary fatty acids during pregnancy on placental and fetal fatty acid profile in the rat
    Encarnación Amusquivar
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Boadilla del Monte Madrid, Spain
    Biol Neonate 83:136-45. 2003
    ..Therefore, the maternal dietary fatty acid composition influences maternal and fetal plasma and tissue composition, and an increase in dietary omega-3 fatty acids decreases the amount of AA in maternal and fetal tissues...
  36. ncbi request reprint Development of atherosclerosis in the diabetic BALB/c mice. Prevention with Vitamin E administration
    Paola Otero
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 182:259-65. 2005
    ..These effects were partially reversed with the administration of Vitamin E, supporting in this model the role of oxidative stress in the development of atherosclerosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chromatographic analysis of alpha-tocopherol and related compounds in various matrices
    F J Rupérez
    Facultad de CC Experimentales y Técnicas, Universidad S Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 935:45-69. 2001
    ..The review includes well referenced tables that provide in-depth summaries of methodology for the chromatographic analysis of alpha-tocopherol and related compounds in foods, pharmaceuticals, plants, animal tissues and other matrices...
  38. ncbi request reprint Role of insulin receptor substrate-1 serine 307 phosphorylation and adiponectin in adipose tissue insulin resistance in late pregnancy
    Julio Sevillano
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad CEU San Pablo, Crta Boadilla Km 5, 3, Madrid, Spain
    Endocrinology 148:5933-42. 2007
    ..Together, our findings support a role for adiponectin and serine phosphorylation of IRS-1 in the modulation of insulin resistance in adipose tissue at late pregnancy...
  39. doi request reprint Fatty acid composition of the maternal diet during the first or the second half of gestation influences the fatty acid composition of sows' milk and plasma, and plasma of their piglets
    Encarnación Amusquivar
    Faculties of Pharmacy and Medicine, Universidad CEU San Pablo, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5 3, 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Lipids 45:409-18. 2010
    ..They are mobilized around parturition for milk synthesis, and an excess of dietary n-3 LCPUFA decreases the availability of AA in suckling newborns...
  40. ncbi request reprint Uptake of alpha-tocopherol by the mammary gland but not by white adipose tissue is dependent on lipoprotein lipase activity around parturition and during lactation in the rat
    Sonia Martinez
    Faculty of Experimental and Health Sciences, University San Pablo CEU, Madrid, Spain
    Metabolism 51:1444-51. 2002
    ..Thus, data are consistent with the role of LPL activity in the mammary gland modulating the uptake of alpha-tocopherol during pregnancy and lactation, although this is not true in adipose tissue...
  41. ncbi request reprint Long-term consequences of under-nutrition during suckling on glucose tolerance and lipoprotein profile in female and male rats
    Iliana López-Soldado
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology, University San Pablo CEU, E 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Br J Nutr 96:1030-7. 2006
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  42. pmc Englitazone administration to late pregnant rats produces delayed body growth and insulin resistance in their fetuses and neonates
    Julio Sevillano
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Montepríncipe, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5 300, E 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Biochem J 389:913-8. 2005
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  43. ncbi request reprint Implications of dietary fatty acids during pregnancy on placental, fetal and postnatal development--a review
    Emilio Herrera
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5, 300, E 28668 Boadilla del Monte Madrid, Spain
    Placenta 23:S9-19. 2002
    ..Thus, since benefit to risks of modifying maternal fat intake in pregnancy and lactation are not yet completely established, additional studies are needed before recommendations to increase LCPUFA intake in pregnancy are made...
  44. pmc Gestational diabetes mellitus causes changes in the concentrations of adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein and other adipocytokines in cord blood
    Henar Ortega-Senovilla
    University CEU San Pablo, Madrid, Spain
    Diabetes Care 34:2061-6. 2011
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  45. ncbi request reprint Different sensitivity of PPARalpha gene expression to nutritional changes in liver of suckling and adult rats
    Maribel Panadero
    Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales y de la Salud, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Montepríncipe, Ctra Boadilla del Monte km 5, 300, 28668 Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Life Sci 76:1061-72. 2005
    ..Thus, it may be concluded that the expression of the PPARalpha gene in adult rats seems to be less sensitive to nutritional changes than in neonates...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fenofibrate reduces adiposity in pregnant and virgin rats but through different mechanisms
    Maréa del Carmen Gonzalez
    Facultades de Farmacia y Medicina, Universidad CEU San Pablo, Montepríncipe, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    BMB Rep 42:679-84. 2009
    ..These findings indicate that fenofibrate reduces adiposity in pregnant and virgin rats through different mechanisms: a) in virgin rats, by promoting fatty acid oxidation; and b) in pregnant rats, by enhancing fatty acid output...
  47. pmc Maternal lipids as strong determinants of fetal environment and growth in pregnancies with gestational diabetes mellitus
    Ute M Schaefer-Graf
    Department of Obstetrics, Vivantes Medical Center Berlin Neukoelln, Berlin, Germany
    Diabetes Care 31:1858-63. 2008
    ..To determine the contribution of maternal glucose and lipids to intrauterine metabolic environment and fetal growth in pregnancies with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effects of lipid-supplemented total parenteral nutrition on fatty liver disease in a premature neonatal piglet model
    Matthew J Hyde
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Wye, UK
    Neonatology 93:77-86. 2008
    ..Routine total parenteral nutrition (TPN) in neonatal care can result in hepatic dysfunction in 40-60% of patients, most commonly as fatty liver, but little work has been conducted on the underlying mechanisms causing hepatic dysfunction...
  49. ncbi request reprint Novel experimental protocol to increase specific plasma nonesterified fatty acids in humans
    Carine Beysen
    Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Radcliffe Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 284:E18-24. 2003
    ..01). The method described here successfully increases several types of plasma NEFA concentrations and could be used to investigate differential effects of elevated individual NEFAs on metabolic processes...
  50. pmc Regional brain blood flow and cerebral hemispheric oxygen consumption during acute hypoxaemia in the llama fetus
    Anibal J Llanos
    Laboratorio de Fisiología y Fisiopatología del Desarrollo, Programa de Fisiopatología, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Physiol 538:975-83. 2002
    ..Rather, the data show that in the llama fetus, a reduction in cerebral hemispheric metabolism occurs during acute hypoxaemia...
  51. ncbi request reprint Activation of phospholipase A2 is associated with generation of placental lipid signals and fetal obesity
    Ali Varastehpour
    Department of Reproductive Biology, Shwartz Center for Nutrition and Metabolism, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:248-55. 2006
    ..Obesity and diabetes during pregnancy are associated with increased insulin resistance and higher neonatal adiposity. In turn, insulin resistance triggers inflammatory pathways with accumulation of placental cytokines...
  52. ncbi request reprint Triglyceridemia and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha expression are not connected in fenofibrate-treated pregnant rats
    Ana Soria
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo CEU, Montepríncipe, Boadilla del Monte, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Cell Biochem 273:97-107. 2005
    ..e., to induce fatty acid and lipoprotein catabolism, and to reduce TG-rich lipoprotein secretion), was unable to reverse the typical hypertriglyceridaemia of gestation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Expression, activity, and localization of hormone-sensitive lipase in rat mammary gland during pregnancy and lactation
    Antonia Martín-Hidalgo
    Service of Biochemistry, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, E 28034 Madrid, Spain
    J Lipid Res 46:658-68. 2005
    ..Mammary gland HSL activity correlated negatively to plasma insulin levels. Immunoreactive HSL and HSL activity were found in lactating rats' milk. The observed changes indicate an active role of HSL in mammary gland lipid metabolism...