Navigation Links
Metabolic problems related to clogged arteries

Researchers have established the first direct association of faulty metabolism with clogged arteries// and blood pressure, drawing parallels from an animal study.

Atherosclerosis or clogged arteries happens in the process where fatty substances, cholesterol, cellular waste products, calcium etc are deposited on the inner lining of the arteries. This build up is called plaque. Plaques can reduce the blood flow, and if they stop blood from reaching the heart it can cause a cardiac arrest. When plaque stops the blood from reaching the brain, it can cause a stroke. Research has already linked atherosclerosis with smoking and high cholesterol levels. Researchers have found the current link in cases where neither smoking habit or heightened cholesterol levels is present.

Experimenting on mice, the researchers found out those mice, which overproduced a protein called uncoupling protein-1 on the walls of the artery, with low energy levels, it can cause stress and atherosclerosis. The scientists had used the antibiotic doxycycline in the drinking water for the mice to initiate the process of overproduction of uncoupling protein-1.

As low energy level is one of the direct results of metabolic activities, then it is possible that defective metabolic systems can cause atherosclerosis.

Reference: New Scientist, May 2005
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Individuals With Metabolic Syndrome At Risk of Dying From Heart Disease
2. Weight Reduction Surgery Also Treats Metabolic Syndrome
3. Understanding The Link Between Metabolic Syndrome And Drinking Patterns
4. Teenage Obesity And Metabolic Syndrome
5. Obesity Hormone - Leptin may treat Metabolic Disorder
6. Japanese Face High Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke, Metabolic Syndrome to Blame
7. Metabolic Syndrome More Likely To Cause Heart Failure
8. Clozapine Increases Risk Of Metabolic Syndrome
9. A Major Break Through in Treatment for Metabolic Syndrome
10. Research on Human Metabolic Disorders
11. Rare Mutation Causes Early Heart Disease and Metabolic Syndrome
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Metabolic problems related clogged arteries

(Date:4/18/2014)... have been awarded two-year grants for their work on ... Of the 110 initial submissions to the new Novo ... four projects were funded, three of which are led ... Ph.D.; G. William Wong, Ph.D.; and Elias Zambidis, M.D., ... will use his $500,000 proof of principle grant to ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... . A ... A team led by Ludwik Leibler from the Laboratoire ... Letourneur from the Laboratoire Recherche Vasculaire Translationnelle (INSERM/Universits Paris ... principle of adhesion by aqueous solutions of nanoparticles can ... tissues. This easy-to-use gluing method has been tested on ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... have identified new pain relief targets that could ... BBSRC-funded researchers at King,s College London made the ... in the periphery of the body. , Dr ... identifying mechanisms underlying pain generation and our findings ... side effects." , One potential side effect of ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Colo. (April 17, 2014) Two recent papers ... researcher and colleagues may help scientists develop treatments ... Yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis and other disease-causing flaviviruses. ... biochemistry and molecular genetics at the School of ... Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and colleagues recently published ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... (April 17, 2014) Doctors who treat patients ... lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) can face an agonizing treatment decision. ... the disease and help relieve shortness of breath. ... and sirolimus can cause potentially fatal complications following ... Dr. Daniel Dilling, medical director of Loyola University ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Innovative strategy to facilitate organ repair 2Health News:Innovative strategy to facilitate organ repair 3Health News:New pain relief targets discovered 2Health News:CU researchers discover target for treating dengue fever 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 3
... Newest and Largest Hope Lodge in,New York City, NEW ... challenges. Finding an affordable, supportive place to stay,during treatment shouldn,t ... and largest Hope Lodge in the nation: the Hope Lodge,New ... steps from Penn Station at 132 W. 32 St., the ...
... Compendium Helps to Assure the Safety and Purity ... ... Pharmacopeia (USP),today announced the release of the latest edition of the ... quality and,purity of ingredients found in foods consumed by the public ...
... a five-year, $20.5 million grant from the Bill & ... the biological factors underlying immune system control of HIV, ... support to the International HIV Controllers Study, which currently ... has the overall goal of discovering information that can ...
... Needs, WASHINGTON, March 4 To meet increased ... from,the Global War on Terror, the Department of Veterans ... "Not all the wounds of war are visible," said ... committed to ensuring veterans receive,world-class care for mental health ...
... a significant improvement in their quality of life, ... research published in the March 2008 issue of ... German study evaluated the quality of life of ... Implant Questionnaire (NCIQ), a self-administered assessment that asks ...
... of genetic material between two closely related strains of ... and 1951 human flu epidemics, according to biologists. The ... pandemics and others lead to seasonal epidemics., Until now, it ... viruses swap genes with influenza viruses that infect birds ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:American Cancer Society to Open Doors to Its New Free Lodging and Support Center in NYC for Cancer Patients and Caregivers 2Health News:U.S. Pharmacopeia Releases New Edition of the Food Chemicals Codex 2Health News:Mass. General Hospital receives Gates Foundation grant to expand HIV controllers study 2Health News:Mass. General Hospital receives Gates Foundation grant to expand HIV controllers study 3Health News:VA to Train More Psychologists 2Health News:Study uncovers cause of flu epidemics 2Health News:Study uncovers cause of flu epidemics 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 Reportlinker.com announces ... available in its catalogue: ... Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 ... Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  A novel wearable injector slightly larger than an Oreo ... to self-inject prescription drugs in the large doses required to ... autoimmune deficiencies, and genetic disorders.  An emerging ... 2018, according to analysts.   Many of these drugs will require ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Dynamic Healthcare Services, Inc. ("DHS"), a portfolio company of GMH ... Medical Equipment, Inc. ("Progressive") of Clarion, PA ... were not disclosed. Progressive is a full ... of sleep, mobility, and respiratory products to customers in the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 2PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 3PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 4PharmaPoint: Atopic Dermatitis - India Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 5Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 2Dynamic Healthcare Services Completes Progressive Home Medical Equipment of Clarion, PA Investment 3
... Highlights from Avanafil Development Program Include: ... trials Comparative in-vitro selectivity of avanafil, sildenafil, ... post-prostatectomy population VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America (SMSNA) ...
... Campden Publishing Ltd today launched its medical and educational ... with the launch, Campden Health Communications has separately announced ... that enables its readers to upload video content directly ... magazine image. This is the first time the ,Aurasma, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Avanafil Data to be Presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America Meeting 2Avanafil Data to be Presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America Meeting 3Avanafil Data to be Presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America Meeting 4Avanafil Data to be Presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America Meeting 5Campden Publishing Unveils new Med Comms Division and World-First Technology Licence 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: