Nutrition and Genetics as Determinants of an Atherogenic Lipid Profile in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study.

Landry, Latrice.

Abstract: Background: There is limited research on the relationship between genes, nutrients and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in African-Americans. Our objective was to investigate the relationship between omega-3 fatty acids, trans fatty acids (TFA) and lipid metabolism genes with serum lipid concentrations in the Jackson Heart Study (JHS). In addition, we aimed to determine the validity of a cul... read more

Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
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