• Cross-Sectional Associations Between HDL Structure or Function, Cell Membrane Fatty Acid Composition, and Inflammation in Elderly Adults

    1 month ago - By Nutrition

    AbstractBackgroundCell membrane fatty acid composition has been related to inflammation and cardiovascular risk. Dysregulation of HDL functionis also considered a cardiovascular risk factor.ObjectiveWe aimed to investigate whether the content of cell membrane fatty acids and HDL functionality are linked to each other as well as to inflammation.MethodsThis cross-sectional analysis involved 259 participants with overweight/obesity from a coronary heart disease case-control study nested within the PREDIMED trial for which HDL functional parameters A-1, A-IV and C-III, cholesterol efflux...
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