Nuria Garatachea

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Affiliation: University of Zaragoza
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The ACE DD genotype and D-allele are associated with exceptional longevity: A meta-analysis
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain Electronic address
    Ageing Res Rev 12:1079-87. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Genes, physical fitness and ageing
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Ageing Res Rev 12:90-102. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint ACTN3 R577X polymorphism and explosive leg-muscle power in elite basketball players
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 9:226-32. 2014
  4. pmc Association of the K153R polymorphism in the myostatin gene and extreme longevity
    Nuria Garatachea
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud y del Deporte, Universidad de Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Age (Dordr) 35:2445-54. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint ApoE gene and exceptional longevity: Insights from three independent cohorts
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Ronda Misericordia 5, 22001 Huesca, Spain Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Research Institute i 12, Avda de Cordoba s n, 28041 Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Exp Gerontol 53:16-23. 2014
  6. pmc Genes and the ageing muscle: a review on genetic association studies
    Nuria Garatachea
    University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Age (Dordr) 35:207-33. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Technical variability of the GT3X accelerometer
    Alejandro Santos-Lozano
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Med Eng Phys 34:787-90. 2012

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint The ACE DD genotype and D-allele are associated with exceptional longevity: A meta-analysis
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain Electronic address
    Ageing Res Rev 12:1079-87. 2013
    ..05). The present meta-analysis indicates that the ACE D-allele and the DD genotype might confer a modest, albeit significant advantage to reach exceptional longevity...
  2. doi request reprint Genes, physical fitness and ageing
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Ageing Res Rev 12:90-102. 2013
    ..In this review, we compile information, including data from heritability, candidate-gene association, linkage and genome-wide association studies, on genetic factors that could influence physical fitness in the elderly...
  3. ncbi request reprint ACTN3 R577X polymorphism and explosive leg-muscle power in elite basketball players
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 9:226-32. 2014
    ..To determine the association of the ACTN3 R577X polymorphism with leg-muscle explosive power in Spanish (white) elite basketball players and controls...
  4. pmc Association of the K153R polymorphism in the myostatin gene and extreme longevity
    Nuria Garatachea
    Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud y del Deporte, Universidad de Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Age (Dordr) 35:2445-54. 2013
    ..6%) compared to controls (3.0%) (P = 0.004) was independently confirmed. Although more research is needed, the variant allele of the MSTN K153R polymorphism could be among the genetic contributors associated with exceptional longevity...
  5. ncbi request reprint ApoE gene and exceptional longevity: Insights from three independent cohorts
    Nuria Garatachea
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Ronda Misericordia 5, 22001 Huesca, Spain Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Research Institute i 12, Avda de Cordoba s n, 28041 Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Exp Gerontol 53:16-23. 2014
    ..An additional, novel finding of our study was that the ε2-allele might favor EL, at least in the Italian and Japanese cohorts. ..
  6. pmc Genes and the ageing muscle: a review on genetic association studies
    Nuria Garatachea
    University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Age (Dordr) 35:207-33. 2013
    ..Future studies should take into account the association between muscle phenotypes in this population and complex gene-gene and gene-environment interactions...
  7. doi request reprint Technical variability of the GT3X accelerometer
    Alejandro Santos-Lozano
    Faculty of Health and Sport Science, University of Zaragoza, Huesca, Spain
    Med Eng Phys 34:787-90. 2012
    ..97. Overall, our findings support the use of the GT3X accelerometer as an accurate tool to estimate free-living physical activity, at least within those frequencies that are common to most types of human daily activities...