Metabolic Diseases

Common Name(s)

Metabolic Diseases

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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: 21 Feb 2018

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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.

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: 21 Feb 2018

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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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Professional Healthcare Brochure

Educational brochure for families and clinicans

Updated 21 Feb 2018

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2016 Conference Program

Agenda for BSF's 2016 conference

Updated 21 Feb 2018

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How to Diagnose Barth Syndrome

How to diagnose Barth syndrome

Updated 21 Feb 2018

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Overview of Barth Syndrome

Overview of Barth syndrome

Updated 21 Feb 2018

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 183 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Differentials in prevalence and correlates of metabolic risk factors of non-communicable diseases among women in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from 33 countries.
 

Author(s): Sanni Yaya, Michael Ekholuenetale, Ghose Bishwajit

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Even with the widespread recognition of non- communicable diseases (NCDs) in sub-Saharan Africa region, yet, sufficient evidence-based surveillance systems to confirm the prevalence and correlates of these diseases is lacking. In an attempt to understand the problem of NCDs in resource-constrained ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A New Integrated Newborn Screening Workflow Can Provide a Shortcut to Differential Diagnosis and Confirmation of Inherited Metabolic Diseases.
 

Author(s): Jung Min Ko, Kyung Sun Park, Yeeok Kang, Seong Hyeuk Nam, Yoonjung Kim, Inho Park, Hyun Wook Chae, Soon Min Lee, Kyung A Lee, Jong Won Kim

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2018 Jul;59(5):652-661.

 

We developed a new workflow design which included results from both biochemical and targeted gene sequencing analysis interpreted comprehensively. We then conducted a pilot study to evaluate the benefit of this new approach in newborn screening (NBS) and demonstrated the efficiency ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Combined effect of gestational age and birth weight on metabolites related to inherited metabolic diseases in neonates].
 

Author(s): Fang Yi, Ling Wang, Mei Wang, Xue-Lian Yuan, Hua-Jing Wan, Jia-Yuan Li

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2018 May;20(5):352-357.

 

To study the combined effect of gestational age and birth weight on metabolites related to inherited metabolic diseases (IMD).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Metabolic Diseases" returned 194 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Implication of gut microbiota metabolites in cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
 

Author(s): Francois Brial, Aurélie Le Lay, Marc-Emmanuel Dumas, Dominique Gauguier

Journal: Cell. Mol. Life Sci.. 2018 Nov;75(21):3977-3990.

 

Evidence from the literature keeps highlighting the impact of mutualistic bacterial communities of the gut microbiota on human health. The gut microbita is a complex ecosystem of symbiotic bacteria which contributes to mammalian host biology by processing, otherwise, indigestible ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Mechanisms of Action of Kefir in Chronic Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases.
 

Author(s): Fabio S Pimenta, Maria Luaces-Regueira, Alyne Mm Ton, Bianca P Campagnaro, Manuel Campos-Toimil, Thiago Mc Pereira, Elisardo C Vasquez

Journal: Cell. Physiol. Biochem.. 2018 ;48(5):1901-1914.

 

The gut microbiota maintains a complex mutual interaction with different organs of the host. Whereas in normal conditions this natural community of trillions of microorganisms greatly contributes to the human health, gut dysbiosis is related with onset or worsening of diverse chronic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The Essential Element Manganese, Oxidative Stress, and Metabolic Diseases: Links and Interactions.
 

Author(s): Longman Li, Xiaobo Yang

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Manganese (Mn) is an essential element that is involved in the synthesis and activation of many enzymes and in the regulation of the metabolism of glucose and lipids in humans. In addition, Mn is one of the required components for Mn superoxide dismutase (MnSOD) that is mainly responsible ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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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The Effects of VEGF-B Signaling Pathway in Obesity and Metabolic Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obesity; Metabolic Disease

 

Last Updated: 21 May 2017

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MGTA-456 in Patients With Inherited Metabolic Disorders Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Metabolic Disorders (IMD)

 

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2018

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