fasting

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Summary: Abstaining from all food.

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  1. Melachuri S, Gandrud L, Bostrom B. The association between fasting hypoglycemia and methylated mercaptopurine metabolites in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014;61:1003-6 pubmed publisher
    Symptomatic fasting hypoglycemia has been reported as an unusual side effect in patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) on maintenance therapy...
  2. Frankenfeld S, de Oliveira L, Ignácio D, Coelho R, Mattos M, Ferreira A, et al. Nandrolone decanoate inhibits gluconeogenesis and decreases fasting glucose in Wistar male rats. J Endocrinol. 2014;220:143-53 pubmed publisher
    ..is significantly affected by anabolic-androgenic steroid abuse, but studies about glycemic regulation during fasting are scarce...
  3. Wu L, Piotrowski K, Rau T, Waldmann E, Broedl U, Demmelmair H, et al. Walnut-enriched diet reduces fasting non-HDL-cholesterol and apolipoprotein B in healthy Caucasian subjects: a randomized controlled cross-over clinical trial. Metabolism. 2014;63:382-91 pubmed publisher
    ..At the beginning and end of each diet phase, measurements of fasting values, a mixed meal test and an assessment of postprandial endothelial function (determination of ..
  4. Robert Cooperman C, Dougan G, Moak S, Athanason M, Kuehl M, Bell Temin H, et al. PANDER transgenic mice display fasting hyperglycemia and hepatic insulin resistance. J Endocrinol. 2014;220:219-31 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Fasting glucose, insulin and C-peptide levels were elevated in the PANTG compared with matched WT mice...
  5. Jabłecka A, Bogdanski P, Balcer N, Cieślewicz A, Skołuda A, Musialik K. The effect of oral L-arginine supplementation on fasting glucose, HbA1c, nitric oxide and total antioxidant status in diabetic patients with atherosclerotic peripheral arterial disease of lower extremities. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012;16:342-50 pubmed
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the potential influence of two-months oral L-arginine supplementation on fasting glucose, HbA1c, nitric oxide and total antioxidant status (TAS)...
  6. Jakobsdottir G, Bjerregaard J, Skovbjerg H, Nyman M. Fasting serum concentration of short-chain fatty acids in subjects with microscopic colitis and celiac disease: no difference compared with controls, but between genders. Scand J Gastroenterol. 2013;48:696-701 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare fasting SCFA concentrations in subjects with microscopic colitis (MC), celiac disease and controls without these diseases...
  7. Baerenwald D, Bonnefond A, Bouatia Naji N, Flemming B, Umunakwe O, Oeser J, et al. Multiple functional polymorphisms in the G6PC2 gene contribute to the association with higher fasting plasma glucose levels. Diabetologia. 2013;56:1306-16 pubmed publisher
    We previously identified the G6PC2 locus as a strong determinant of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and showed that a common G6PC2 intronic single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) (rs560887) and two common G6PC2 promoter SNPs (rs573225 and ..
  8. Park C, Guallar E, Linton J, Lee D, Jang Y, Son D, et al. Fasting glucose level and the risk of incident atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases. Diabetes Care. 2013;36:1988-93 pubmed publisher
    ..diabetes increases the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and mortality, the dose-response relationship between fasting glucose levels below those diagnostic of diabetes with cardiovascular events has not been well characterized...
  9. Uno M, Honjoh S, Matsuda M, Hoshikawa H, Kishimoto S, Yamamoto T, et al. A fasting-responsive signaling pathway that extends life span in C. elegans. Cell Rep. 2013;3:79-91 pubmed publisher
    Intermittent fasting is one of the most effective dietary restriction regimens that extend life span in C. elegans and mammals...

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  1. Al Wakeel J, Mitwalli A, Alsuwaida A, Al Ghonaim M, Usama S, Hayat A, et al. Recommendations for fasting in Ramadan for patients on peritoneal dialysis. Perit Dial Int. 2013;33:86-91 pubmed publisher
    ..present study was to provide a modified dialysis schedule for peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients that allows for fasting and that minimizes the effect on the patient's general health and volume status...
  2. Dennis M, Jefferson L, Kimball S. Role of p70S6K1-mediated phosphorylation of eIF4B and PDCD4 proteins in the regulation of protein synthesis. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:42890-9 pubmed publisher
  3. Christensen K, Lorber M, Koslitz S, Bruning T, Koch H. The contribution of diet to total bisphenol A body burden in humans: results of a 48 hour fasting study. Environ Int. 2012;50:7-14 pubmed publisher
    ..We studied urinary BPA patterns in five individuals over a 48-h period of fasting (bottled water only)...
  4. Vijayakumar A, Wu Y, Buffin N, Li X, Sun H, Gordon R, et al. Skeletal muscle growth hormone receptor signaling regulates basal, but not fasting-induced, lipid oxidation. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e44777 pubmed
    ..of muscle GHR signaling on lipid oxidation under regular chow (RC)- and HFD- fed conditions, and in response to fasting. Expression of lipid oxidation genes was analyzed by real-time PCR in the muscles of RC- and HFD- fed mice, and ..
  5. Kim H, Kim C, Kim E, Bae S, Choe J, Park J, et al. Impaired fasting glucose and risk of cardiovascular disease in Korean men and women: the Korean Heart Study. Diabetes Care. 2013;36:328-35 pubmed publisher
    The relationship between impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) or ischemic heart disease (IHD) varies widely according to sex and ethnicity...
  6. Fu S, Fan J, Blanco J, Gimenez Cassina A, Danial N, Watkins S, et al. Polysome profiling in liver identifies dynamic regulation of endoplasmic reticulum translatome by obesity and fasting. PLoS Genet. 2012;8:e1002902 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Fasting in obese mice partially reversed the overall translatomic differences between lean and obese nonfasted controls, ..
  7. Ning F, Zhang L, Dekker J, Onat A, Stehouwer C, Yudkin J, et al. Development of coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke in relation to fasting and 2-hour plasma glucose levels in the normal range. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2012;11:76 pubmed
    Individuals who had normoglycemia but whose 2-hour plasma glucose (2hPG) concentrations did not return to the fasting plasma glucose (FPG) levels during an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) have been shown to have increased ..
  8. Fang W, Li Z, Wu L, Cao Z, Liang Y, Yang H, et al. Longer habitual afternoon napping is associated with a higher risk for impaired fasting plasma glucose and diabetes mellitus in older adults: results from the Dongfeng-Tongji cohort of retired workers. Sleep Med. 2013;14:950-4 pubmed publisher
    ..cohort to examine if duration of habitual afternoon napping was associated with risks for impaired fasting plasma glucose (IFG) and diabetes mellitus (DM) in a Chinese elderly population...
  9. Yeo S, Ho P, Lin H. Pharmacokinetics of pterostilbene in Sprague-Dawley rats: the impacts of aqueous solubility, fasting, dose escalation, and dosing route on bioavailability. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2013;57:1015-25 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aimed to investigate the impacts of aqueous solubility, fasting, dose escalation, and dosing route on its bioavailability in Sprague-Dawley rats...
  10. Pham M, Kolb H, Battelino T, Ludvigsson J, Pozzilli P, Zivehe F, et al. Fasting and meal-stimulated residual beta cell function is positively associated with serum concentrations of proinflammatory cytokines and negatively associated with anti-inflammatory and regulatory cytokines in patients with longer term type 1 diab. Diabetologia. 2013;56:1356-63 pubmed publisher
    ..whether systemic proinflammatory, anti-inflammatory and regulatory cytokines associated differently with fasting and meal-stimulated beta cell function in patients with longer term type 1 diabetes...
  11. Kim J, Hong Y. GSTM1, GSTT1, and GSTP1 polymorphisms and associations between air pollutants and markers of insulin resistance in elderly Koreans. Environ Health Perspect. 2012;120:1378-84 pubmed publisher
    ..Previous studies have suggested that diabetes mellitus (DM) is an outcome of exposure to air pollution, and metabolic detoxification genes affect air pollution-related outcomes...
  12. Kenna H, Hoeft F, Kelley R, Wroolie T, Demuth B, Reiss A, et al. Fasting plasma insulin and the default mode network in women at risk for Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiol Aging. 2013;34:641-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Subjects were dichotomized relative to fasting plasma insulin levels (i.e...
  13. Kawamoto R, Tabara Y, Kohara K, Kusunoki T, Abe M, Miki T. Serum uric acid is more strongly associated with impaired fasting glucose in women than in men from a community-dwelling population. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e65886 pubmed publisher
    ..is unknown whether there are gender-specific differences regarding the relationship between SUA levels, impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and newly detected diabetes...
  14. Izumida Y, Yahagi N, Takeuchi Y, Nishi M, Shikama A, Takarada A, et al. Glycogen shortage during fasting triggers liver-brain-adipose neurocircuitry to facilitate fat utilization. Nat Commun. 2013;4:2316 pubmed publisher
    During fasting, animals maintain their energy balance by shifting their energy source from carbohydrates to triglycerides. However, the trigger for this switch has not yet been entirely elucidated...
  15. Lin S, Berlin I, Younge R, Jin Z, Sibley C, Schreiner P, et al. Does elevated plasma triglyceride level independently predict impaired fasting glucose?: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Diabetes Care. 2013;36:342-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study examined whether elevated TGs predict risk for impaired fasting glucose (IFG)...
  16. Macleod S, Terada T, Chahal B, Boulé N. Exercise lowers postprandial glucose but not fasting glucose in type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of studies using continuous glucose monitoring. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2013;29:593-603 pubmed publisher
    ..Average glucose concentration, daily time spent in hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia, and fasting glucose concentration were compared between exercise and control conditions...
  17. Leggio L, Schwandt M, Oot E, Dias A, Ramchandani V. Fasting-induced increase in plasma ghrelin is blunted by intravenous alcohol administration: a within-subject placebo-controlled study. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2013;38:3085-91 pubmed publisher
    ..e. the fasting-induced increase in circulating ghrelin was blunted by IV alcohol administration...
  18. Safdie F, Brandhorst S, Wei M, Wang W, Lee C, Hwang S, et al. Fasting enhances the response of glioma to chemo- and radiotherapy. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e44603 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that fasting and fasting-mimicking interventions could enhance the efficacy of existing cancer treatments against aggressive ..
  19. Ji B, Ernest B, Gooding J, Das S, Saxton A, Simon J, et al. Transcriptomic and metabolomic profiling of chicken adipose tissue in response to insulin neutralization and fasting. BMC Genomics. 2012;13:441 pubmed publisher
    ..and metabolomics to characterize the response of chicken adipose tissue to two energy manipulations, fasting and insulin deprivation in the fed state...
  20. Aziz K. Effect of fasting ramadan in diabetes control status - application of extensive diabetes education, serum creatinine with HbA1c statistical ANOVA and regression models to prevent hypoglycemia. Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov. 2013;7:233-51 pubmed
    Ramadan fasting is an obligatory duty for Muslims. Unique physiologic and metabolic changes occur during fasting which requires adjustments of diabetes medications...
  21. Li B, Zhao J, Lv J, Tang F, Liu L, Sun Z, et al. Additive antidepressant-like effects of fasting with imipramine via modulation of 5-HT2 receptors in the mice. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2014;48:199-206 pubmed publisher
    Recently, studies show that intermittent fasting and caloric restriction may improve symptoms of depression. However, there is little scientific evidence regarding the literature on the antidepressant-like effects of acute fasting...
  22. Allister E, Robson Doucette C, Prentice K, Hardy A, Sultan S, Gaisano H, et al. UCP2 regulates the glucagon response to fasting and starvation. Diabetes. 2013;62:1623-33 pubmed publisher
    Glucagon is important for maintaining euglycemia during fasting/starvation, and abnormal glucagon secretion is associated with type 1 and type 2 diabetes; however, the mechanisms of hypoglycemia-induced glucagon secretion are poorly ..
  23. Kulkarni S, Donepudi A, Xu J, Wei W, Cheng Q, Driscoll M, et al. Fasting induces nuclear factor E2-related factor 2 and ATP-binding Cassette transporters via protein kinase A and Sirtuin-1 in mouse and human. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014;20:15-30 pubmed publisher
    ..However, a role for NRF2 in the regulation of transporter expression in nonchemical models of liver perturbation is largely undescribed...
  24. Wang T, Xu J, Bo T, Zhou X, Jiang X, Gao L, et al. Decreased fasting blood glucose is associated with impaired hepatic glucose production in thyroid-stimulating hormone receptor knockout mice. Endocr J. 2013;60:941-50 pubmed
    ..The hepatic cAMP/PKA/CREB pathway also plays an important role in maintaining fasting glucose homeostasis. These findings implied a possible role for TSH in hepatic glucose metabolism...
  25. Lilja M, Eliasson M, Eriksson M, Soderberg S. A rightward shift of the distribution of fasting and post-load glucose in northern Sweden between 1990 and 2009 and its predictors. Data from the Northern Sweden MONICA study. Diabet Med. 2013;30:1054-62 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Fasting and post-load glucose increased in women (both P < 0.001) and post-load glucose in men (P = 0.004)...
  26. Goto K, Iso T, Hanaoka H, Yamaguchi A, Suga T, Hattori A, et al. Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-? in capillary endothelia promotes fatty acid uptake by heart during long-term fasting. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013;2:e004861 pubmed publisher
    ..an increase in expression of FABP4 and CD36 in capillary ECs by either pioglitazone treatment or 48 hours of fasting, and these effects were not found in mice deficient in endothelial PPAR? (Pparg(?)(EC)(/null))...
  27. Hilawe E, Yatsuya H, Kawaguchi L, Aoyama A. Differences by sex in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus, impaired fasting glycaemia and impaired glucose tolerance in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Bull World Health Organ. 2013;91:671-682D pubmed publisher
    To assess differences between men and women in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus, impaired fasting glycaemia and impaired glucose tolerance in sub-Saharan Africa...
  28. Burke L, King C. Ramadan fasting and the goals of sports nutrition around exercise. J Sports Sci. 2012;30 Suppl 1:S21-31 pubmed publisher
    Ramadan fasting, involving abstinence from fluid and food from sunrise to sundown, results in prolonged periods without nutrient intake and inflexibility with the timing of eating and drinking over the day...
  29. Alkandari J, Maughan R, Roky R, Aziz A, Karli U. The implications of Ramadan fasting for human health and well-being. J Sports Sci. 2012;30 Suppl 1:S9-19 pubmed publisher
    ..The majority of health-specific findings related to Ramadan fasting are mixed...
  30. Xin Z, Yuan M, Li H, Hua L, Feng J, Shi J, et al. Evaluation for fasting and 2-hour glucose and HbA1c for diagnosing diabetes based on prevalence of retinopathy in a Chinese population. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e40610 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the association of fasting plasma glucose (FPG), 2-h plasma glucose (2-h PG) and HbA(1)c levels with diabetic retinopathy (DR) and determine ..
  31. Zhu W, Yang H, Wei Y, Yan J, Wang Z, Li X, et al. Evaluation of the value of fasting plasma glucose in the first prenatal visit to diagnose gestational diabetes mellitus in china. Diabetes Care. 2013;36:586-90 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the value of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) value in the first prenatal visit to diagnose gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  32. Dekker L, Nicolaou M, van der A D, Busschers W, Brewster L, Snijder M, et al. Sex differences in the association between serum ferritin and fasting glucose in type 2 diabetes among South Asian Surinamese, African Surinamese, and ethnic Dutch: the population-based SUNSET study. Diabetes Care. 2013;36:965-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Our aim is to test the association between serum ferritin and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes and fasting glucose concentrations in a population-based, multiethnic, cross-sectional study including men and women of ..
  33. Klempel M, Kroeger C, Bhutani S, Trepanowski J, Varady K. Intermittent fasting combined with calorie restriction is effective for weight loss and cardio-protection in obese women. Nutr J. 2012;11:98 pubmed publisher
    Intermittent fasting (IF; severe restriction 1 d/week) facilitates weight loss and improves coronary heart disease (CHD) risk indicators...
  34. Aziz A, Chia M, Low C, Slater G, Png W, Teh K. Conducting an acute intense interval exercise session during the Ramadan fasting month: what is the optimal time of the day?. Chronobiol Int. 2012;29:1139-50 pubmed publisher
    This study examines the effects of Ramadan fasting on performance during an intense exercise session performed at three different times of the day, i.e., 08:00, 18:00, and 21:00 h...
  35. Qin X, Li J, Zhang Y, Ma W, Fan F, Wang B, et al. Prevalence and associated factors of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in Chinese hypertensive adults aged 45 to 75 years. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e42538 pubmed publisher
    This study examined the prevalence of impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and diabetes and their associated factors in 17,184 Chinese hypertensive adults aged 45-75 years...
  36. Eberle C, Merki E, Yamashita T, Johnson S, Armando A, Quehenberger O, et al. Maternal immunization affects in utero programming of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e45361 pubmed publisher
    ..5% cholesterol or 60% sucrose diets. IR was assessed by fasting glucose and insulin levels, oral glucose tolerance tests, glucose clamps, pancreatic immunohistochemistry and ..
  37. Strandberg A, Pienimäki T, Pitkala K, Tilvis R, Salomaa V, Strandberg T. Comparison of normal fasting and one-hour glucose levels as predictors of future diabetes during a 34-year follow-up. Ann Med. 2013;45:336-40 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined how normoglycemic levels of fasting blood glucose (FBG) and 1-hour glucose predict the development of diabetes among men initially at low risk...
  38. Huyghe J, Jackson A, Fogarty M, Buchkovich M, Stančáková A, Stringham H, et al. Exome array analysis identifies new loci and low-frequency variants influencing insulin processing and secretion. Nat Genet. 2013;45:197-201 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified low-frequency coding variants associated with fasting proinsulin concentrations at the SGSM2 and MADD GWAS loci and three new genes with low-frequency variants ..
  39. Kumar S, Kaur G. Intermittent fasting dietary restriction regimen negatively influences reproduction in young rats: a study of hypothalamo-hypophysial-gonadal axis. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e52416 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study was aimed to explore the effects of negative energy state resulting from intermittent fasting dietary restriction (IF-DR) regimen on complete hypothalamo-hypophysial-gonadal axis in Wistar strain young ..
  40. Würtz P, Mäkinen V, Soininen P, Kangas A, Tukiainen T, Kettunen J, et al. Metabolic signatures of insulin resistance in 7,098 young adults. Diabetes. 2012;61:1372-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Origins of fasting metabolite levels were studied with dietary and physical activity data...
  41. Fernàndez Roig S, Cavallé Busquets P, Fernandez Ballart J, Ballesteros M, Berrocal Zaragoza M, Salat Batlle J, et al. Low folate status enhances pregnancy changes in plasma betaine and dimethylglycine concentrations and the association between betaine and homocysteine. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;97:1252-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Folate, choline, and betaine participate in homocysteine metabolism. It is not known whether they interact during pregnancy...
  42. Sidhu D, Naugler C. Fasting time and lipid levels in a community-based population: a cross-sectional study. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172:1707-10 pubmed
    Although current guidelines recommend measuring lipid levels in a fasting state, recent studies suggest that nonfasting lipid profiles change minimally in response to food intake and may be superior to fasting levels in predicting ..
  43. Chaouachi A, Leiper J, Chtourou H, Aziz A, Chamari K. The effects of Ramadan intermittent fasting on athletic performance: recommendations for the maintenance of physical fitness. J Sports Sci. 2012;30 Suppl 1:S53-73 pubmed publisher
    The behavioural modifications that accompany Ramadan intermittent fasting (RIF) are usually associated with some alterations in the metabolic, physiological, and psychological responses of athletes that may affect sport performance...
  44. Bengtson Nash S, Waugh C, Schlabach M. Metabolic concentration of lipid soluble organochlorine burdens in the blubber of southern hemisphere humpback whales through migration and fasting. Environ Sci Technol. 2013;47:9404-13 pubmed publisher
    Southern hemisphere humpback whales undertake the longest migrations and associated periods of fasting of any mammal...
  45. Rylander L, Björkdahl C, Axmon A, Giwercman A, Jonsson B, Lindh C, et al. Very high correlations between fresh weight and lipid-adjusted PCB-153 serum concentrations: irrespective of fasting status, age, body mass index, gender, or exposure distributions. Chemosphere. 2012;88:828-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Restricting the analyses to specific subgroups (based on gender, fasting status, age and BMI) gave correlation coefficients between 0.85 and 0.97...
  46. Yamamoto M, Iguchi G, Fukuoka H, Suda K, Bando H, Takahashi M, et al. SIRT1 regulates adaptive response of the growth hormone--insulin-like growth factor-I axis under fasting conditions in liver. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013;110:14948-53 pubmed publisher
    Adaptation under fasting conditions is critical for survival in animals...
  47. Basu R, Barosa C, Jones J, Dube S, Carter R, Basu A, et al. Pathogenesis of prediabetes: role of the liver in isolated fasting hyperglycemia and combined fasting and postprandial hyperglycemia. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013;98:E409-17 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the pathogenesis of fasting and postprandial hyperglycemia in prediabetes...
  48. Chen G, Bentley A, Adeyemo A, Shriner D, Zhou J, Doumatey A, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies novel loci association with fasting insulin and insulin resistance in African Americans. Hum Mol Genet. 2012;21:4530-6 pubmed
    ..This genome-wide association study (GWAS) was designed to shed light on the genetic basis of fasting insulin (FI) and IR in 927 non-diabetic African Americans...
  49. Hung H, Yang Y, Ou H, Wu J, Lu F, Chang C. The relationship between impaired fasting glucose and self-reported sleep quality in a Chinese population. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2013;78:518-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Anthropometric data and metabolic parameters were measured. The diagnoses of impaired fasting glucose (IFG), impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and diabetes followed the recommendations of the American ..
  50. Cherbuin N, Sachdev P, Anstey K. Higher normal fasting plasma glucose is associated with hippocampal atrophy: The PATH Study. Neurology. 2012;79:1019-26 pubmed publisher
  51. Awwad J, Usta I, Succar J, Musallam K, Ghazeeri G, Nassar A. The effect of maternal fasting during Ramadan on preterm delivery: a prospective cohort study. BJOG. 2012;119:1379-86 pubmed publisher
    To determine the effect of fasting during the month of Ramadan on the rate of preterm delivery (PTD). A prospective cohort study of women with singleton pregnancies who elected to fast and matched controls...
  52. Archer A, Venteclef N, Mode A, Pedrelli M, Gabbi C, Clement K, et al. Fasting-induced FGF21 is repressed by LXR activation via recruitment of an HDAC3 corepressor complex in mice. Mol Endocrinol. 2012;26:1980-90 pubmed publisher
    The liver plays a pivotal role in the physiological adaptation to fasting and a better understanding of the metabolic adaptive responses may give hints on new therapeutic strategies to control the metabolic diseases...
  53. Kim J, Kang S, Kang J, Kim J, Kim S, Bae H. The relationship between mean platelet volume and fasting plasma glucose differs with glucose tolerance status in a Korean general population: gender differences. Platelets. 2013;24:469-73 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the relationship between MPV and fasting plasma glucose (FPG) according to glucose tolerance (GT) status in a general population...