Epidemiological studies link higher serum phosphate and the phosphatonin fibroblast growth factor 23 with cardiovascular events and atheroma, and they link lower serum phosphate with insulin resistance and the metabolic syndrome. We investigated whether manipulating dietary phosphate influences atherogenesis or insulin sensitivity in mice.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2011|
- Apolipoproteins E
- Fatty Liver
- Insulin Resistance
- Mice, Knockout