Metabolic Diseases

Common Name(s)

Metabolic Diseases

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Metabolic Diseases" for support, advocacy or research.

Barth Syndrome Foundation

Our mission is saving lives through education, advances in treatment, and finding a cure for Barth syndrome.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2016

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Improvement of live quality and quantity for people with metabolic disorders. Give our children more life for their years and more years to live.

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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CLIMB - Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Climb is committed to fighting metabolic diseases through research, awareness and support. We are the UK's only dedicated organisation to provide advice, information and support on all metabolic diseases to children, young adults, families, carers and professionals.

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Metabolic Diseases" for support, advocacy or research.

Barth Syndrome Foundation

Our mission is saving lives through education, advances in treatment, and finding a cure for Barth syndrome.

https://www.barthsyndrome.org

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2016

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BOKS vzw

Improvement of live quality and quantity for people with metabolic disorders. Give our children more life for their years and more years to live.

http://www.boks.be

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2009

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CLIMB - Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases

Climb is committed to fighting metabolic diseases through research, awareness and support. We are the UK's only dedicated organisation to provide advice, information and support on all metabolic diseases to children, young adults, families, carers and professionals.

http://www.climb.org.uk/

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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General Resources

Probono Grief Support

Deb Lee Gould, MEd, is a bereaved parent since 1985 and a Grief Consultant. She offers pro bono grief support to parents and other adult family members and friends living with the death of a child of any age and from any cause.

Updated 3 Mar 2013

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Barth Syndrome Professional Healthcare Brochure

Important information regarding diagnosis and treatment of Barth syndrome.

Updated 12 Apr 2014

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2014 Conference Program

2014 Conference Program

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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How to Diagnose

How to diagnose Barth syndrome

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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Overview of Barth syndrome

Overview of Barth syndrome

Updated 14 Jan 2015

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Barath Syndrome Journal

Newsletter published twice a year.

Updated 15 Mar 2016

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 136 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Impact of Dietary and Metabolic Risk Factors on Cardiovascular Diseases and Type 2 Diabetes Mortality in Brazil.
 

Author(s): Marcia C de Oliveira Otto, Ashkan Afshin, Renata Micha, Shahab Khatibzadeh, Saman Fahimi, Gitanjali Singh, Goodarz Danaei, Rosely Sichieri, Carlos A Monteiro, Maria L C Louzada, Majid Ezzati, Dariush Mozaffarian, ,

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Trends in food availability and metabolic risk factors in Brazil suggest a shift toward unhealthy dietary patterns and increased cardiometabolic disease risk, yet little is known about the impact of dietary and metabolic risk factors on cardiometabolic mortality in Brazil.

Last Updated: 19 Mar 2016

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Last Updated: 11 Mar 2016

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Influence of light alcohol consumption on lifestyle-related diseases: a predictor of fatty liver with liver enzyme elevation in Japanese females with metabolic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Masahiro Sogabe, Toshiya Okahisa, Tadahiko Nakagawa, Hiroshi Fukuno, Masahiko Nakasono, Tetsu Tomonari, Takahiro Tanaka, Hironori Tanaka, Tatsuya Taniguchi, Naoki Muguruma, Tetsuji Takayama

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Although heavy drinking is known to lead to liver injury, some recent studies have reported that light alcohol consumption (LAC) may play a protective role against fatty liver in the general population, and may even play a protective role against non-alcoholic fatty liver disease ...

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2016

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others.
The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 141 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pharmacological Modulators of Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Metabolic Diseases.
 

Author(s): Tae Woo Jung, Kyung Mook Choi

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The endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is the principal organelle responsible for correct protein folding, a step in protein synthesis that is critical for the functional conformation of proteins. ER stress is a primary feature of secretory cells and is involved in the pathogenesis of numerous ...

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2016

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Hypogonadism as a possible link between metabolic diseases and erectile dysfunction in aging men.
 

Author(s): Giovanni Corona, Silvia Bianchini, Alessandra Sforza, Linda Vignozzi, Mario Maggi

Journal: Hormones (Athens). ;14(4):569-78.

 

There is evidence demonstrating that sexual complaints represent the most specific symptoms associated with late onset hypogonadism, while central obesity is the most specific sign. In obese men, hypogonadism can further worsen the metabolic profile and increase abdominal fat. In ...

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2016

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The potential of lipocalin-2/NGAL as biomarker for inflammatory and metabolic diseases.
 

Author(s): Vanessa Abella, Morena Scotece, Javier Conde, Rodolfo Gómez, Ana Lois, Jesús Pino, Juan J Gómez-Reino, Francisca Lago, Ali Mobasheri, Oreste Gualillo

Journal: Biomarkers. 2015 ;20(8):565-71.

 

Lipocalin-2 (LCN2), also known as neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL), is a secreted glycoprotein that belongs to a group of transporters of small lipophilic molecules in circulation. LCN2 has been recently characterized as an adipose-derived cytokine. This adipokine ...

Last Updated: 9 Mar 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Quality of Life of Patients and Theirs Parents With Inherited Metabolic Diseases With Restricted Diet
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Metabolic Diseases Requiring Restrictive and Specific Diet

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2015

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Genetic and Metabolic Disease in Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Genetic Diseases; Metabolic Diseases

 

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2016

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Machine Learning for Identification of Future Disease Development: A Nationwide Cohort Study (MILESTONE)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cardiovascular Disease; Metabolic Disease

 

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2016

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