Special Issue "Diet and Metabolic Dysfunction"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 February 2016)
A printed edition of this Special Issue is available here.
Dr. Gaetano Santulli
College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, 1150 St Nicholas Avenue, New York, NY 10032, USA
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Interests: cardiology; hypertension; restenosis; heart failure; myocardial infarction; endothelial dysfunction; mitochondria; diabetes; microRNAs; insulin resistance; atherosclerosis; thrombosis; cardiac hypertrophy; pancreatic beta cell function; insulin release
The purpose of this Special Issue is to have an updated systematic overview examining in detail the functional role of different diets and dietary components in maintaining glucose homeostasis and prevention of long-term complications. This Special Issue of Nutrients welcomes the submissions of manuscripts which either include evidence-based original research or reviews of the scientific literature.
Dr. Gaetano Santulli
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- Lifestyle and genetics
- Diets: Mediterranean, Vegan/Vegetaria
- Mitochondria and redox balance (antioxidants)
- Biomarkers including miRNAs
- Soft drinks, sweetened beverages, soda, fructose
- Probiotics, nutraceuticals, soy, seaweed polyphenols
- Beta cell function and insulin secretion
- Dietary fiber
- Gluten sensitivity
- Aging, metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease