Family history and obesity in youth, their effect on acylcarnitine/aminoacids metabolomics and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Structural equation modeling approach

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Romero-Ibarguengoitia, Maria Elena; Vadillo-Ortega, Felipe; Caballero, Augusto Enrique; Ibarra-González, Isabel; Herrera-Rosas, Arturo; Serratos-Canales, María Fabiola; León-Hernández, Mireya; González-Chávez, Antonio; Mummidi, Srinivas; Duggirala, Ravindranath; López-Alvarenga, Juan Carlos;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: volume 13,issue 2issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5821462, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193138., doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193138
  • Subject: Research Article | Diagnostic Medicine | Signs and Symptoms | Amino Acids | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | Enzymes | Transferases | Chemical Compounds | Body Weight | Molecular Development | Physical Sciences | Immune Response | Inflammation | Metabolomics | Organic Chemistry | Proteins | Endocrine Physiology | Immune System | Aliphatic Amino Acids | Cytokines | Alanine | Immunology | Insulin Resistance | Obesity | Aminotransferases | Chemistry | Biology and Life Sciences | Immune Physiology | Body Mass Index | Developmental Biology | Physiology | Medicine | Enzymology | Innate Immune System | Q | R | Physiological Parameters | Biochemistry | Science | Metabolism | Medicine and Health Sciences | Organic Compounds | Endocrinology

Background: Structural equation modeling (SEM) can help understanding complex functional relationships among obesity, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), family history of obesity, targeted metabolomics and pro-inflammatory markers. We tested two hypotheses: 1) I... View more
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