Manuel T Velasquez

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Affiliation: George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary flaxseed meal reduces proteinuria and ameliorates nephropathy in an animal model of type II diabetes mellitus
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Kidney Int 64:2100-7. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Osteoarthritis: another component of metabolic syndrome?
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia 20037, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:295-305. 2010
  3. pmc Role of dietary soy protein in obesity
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Med Sci 4:72-82. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Beneficial role of dietary phytoestrogens in obesity and diabetes
    Sam J Bhathena
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1191-201. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary flaxseed meal is more protective than soy protein concentrate against hypertriglyceridemia and steatosis of the liver in an animal model of obesity
    Sam J Bhathena
    Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, U S Department of Agriculture, Bldg 307 Room 315, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:157-64. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of soybean isoflavones, probiotics, and their interactions on lipid metabolism and endocrine system in an animal model of obesity and diabetes
    Ali A Ali
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Building 307, Room 315, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 15:583-90. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Modulation of carbohydrate metabolism and peptide hormones by soybean isoflavones and probiotics in obesity and diabetes
    Ali A Ali
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, MD 20705, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 16:693-9. 2005

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary flaxseed meal reduces proteinuria and ameliorates nephropathy in an animal model of type II diabetes mellitus
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Kidney Int 64:2100-7. 2003
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  2. doi request reprint Osteoarthritis: another component of metabolic syndrome?
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, The George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia 20037, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:295-305. 2010
    ..Indeed, OA has been linked not only to obesity but also to other cardiovascular risk factors, namely, diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and insulin resistance...
  3. pmc Role of dietary soy protein in obesity
    Manuel T Velasquez
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Med Sci 4:72-82. 2007
    ..In addition, the potential of soy protein in causing food allergy in humans is briefly discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Beneficial role of dietary phytoestrogens in obesity and diabetes
    Sam J Bhathena
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1191-201. 2002
    ..Further investigations are needed to evaluate the long-term effects of phytoestrogens on obesity and diabetes mellitus and their associated possible complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dietary flaxseed meal is more protective than soy protein concentrate against hypertriglyceridemia and steatosis of the liver in an animal model of obesity
    Sam J Bhathena
    Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, U S Department of Agriculture, Bldg 307 Room 315, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 22:157-64. 2003
    ..We compared the effects of dietary soy protein and flaxseed meal with that of casein on plasma and liver lipids in a genetic model of obesity, type II diabetes and insulin resistance, namely the SHR/N-cp rat...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of soybean isoflavones, probiotics, and their interactions on lipid metabolism and endocrine system in an animal model of obesity and diabetes
    Ali A Ali
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Building 307, Room 315, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 15:583-90. 2004
    ..Thus, our data show that soy isoflavones also lower plasma cholesterol and that this hypocholesterolemic effect appears to be due in part to the modulation of steroid hormones. Probiotics do not seem to enhance the effect of isoflavones...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modulation of carbohydrate metabolism and peptide hormones by soybean isoflavones and probiotics in obesity and diabetes
    Ali A Ali
    Phytonutrients Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, MD 20705, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 16:693-9. 2005
    ..When lipid levels are very high as in obese rats, isoflavones fail to lower plasma triglyceride levels. Probiotics do not appear to enhance the effect of isoflavones...