• Metabolic disturbances in non-obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (tripdatabase.com)
  • This makes BMR a variant of standard metabolic rate measurement that excludes the temperature data, a practice that has led to problems in defining "standard" rates of metabolism for many mammals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies also showed that by eliminating the sex differences that occur with the accumulation of adipose tissue by expressing metabolic rate per unit of "fat-free" or lean body mass , the values between sexes for basal metabolism are essentially the same. (wikipedia.org)
  • So, they investigated this further by examining the impact of two forms of exercise on metabolic hormones, which are the chemical messengers that regulate the processes of metabolism. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The Metabolic Clinic consists of a multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing care to children with known or suspected inborn errors of metabolism. (childrens.com)
  • Babies who have abnormal newborn screens and go on to be diagnosed with an inborn error of metabolism receive follow up and long term care in the Metabolic Clinic. (childrens.com)
  • The Metabolic Clinic consists of a team of specialists dedicated to working with families to provide on-going management recommendations and support for treatment of inborn errors of metabolism. (childrens.com)
  • The Metabolic Clinic provides genetic counseling and education related to inborn errors of metabolism. (childrens.com)
  • In conjunction with synthetic and systems biology, metabolic pathway engineering, or the reprogramming of a cell's metabolism for increased production of a desired metabolite, has enabled the biosynthesis of diverse chemicals for the food, biofuels, pharmaceuticals, textiles, and cosmetic industries ( 1 ⇓ ⇓ ⇓ - 5 ). (pnas.org)
  • A metabolic [met-uh-BOL-ik] disorder is when something is wrong with the body's metabolism - the ability to turn food into energy and get rid of waste. (intermountainhealthcare.org)
  • The metabolic process, or metabolism, is the process by which the body converts food into energy, states Healthline. (reference.com)
  • Metabolic Engineering Communications is devoted to publishing original research in the areas of metabolic engineering, synthetic biology, computational biology and systems biology for problems related to metabolism and the engineering of metabolism for the production of fuels, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals. (elsevier.com)
  • The_Alchemist 's metabolic pathway above is a cyclic pathway. (everything2.com)
  • If contained in a single population a complex metabolic pathway can impose a burden on the host, decreasing the system's overall productivity. (pnas.org)
  • This limitation could be overcome by metabolic division of labor (DOL), whereby distinct populations perform different steps in a metabolic pathway, reducing the burden each population will experience. (pnas.org)
  • One goal of the MetaCyc project is for MetaCyc to contain a representative example of every experimentally determined metabolic pathway. (sri.com)
  • For questions that require information about the complete genome, proteome, or metabolic network of an organism, instead consult the organism-specific pathway/genome database (PGDB). (sri.com)
  • One of MetaCyc's primary applications is to serve as a reference database for computationally predicting the metabolic network of an organism from its annotated genome, such as by the PathoLogic algorithm, part of Pathway Tools . (sri.com)
  • LaMonte led a study of 9,007 men and 1,491 women ages 20 to 80 that showed that people with higher levels of fitness were far less likely than unfit individuals to develop metabolic syndrome. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Complicating efforts to better understand the public health burden of metabolic syndrome and identify prevention strategies is the lack of consistency in the clinical definition and categorical cut-points for component conditions. (cdc.gov)
  • The study - which features in the Journal of Clinical Investigation: Insight - also confirmed some known effects of other metabolic substances. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Epileptic encephalopathy can be induced by inborn metabolic defects that may be rare individually but in aggregate represent a substantial clinical portion of child neurology. (hindawi.com)
  • This paper provides an overview of inborn metabolic errors associated with persistent brain disturbances due to highly active clinical or electrographic ictal activity. (hindawi.com)
  • This paper provides an overview of inborn metabolic errors associated with epileptic encephalopathy, summarizing key clinical features and underlying biochemistry, salient electrophysiological and neuroradiological findings, and primary treatment options where appropriate. (hindawi.com)
  • Rather than total adiposity, the core clinical component of the syndrome is visceral and/or ectopic fat (i.e., fat in organs not designed for fat storage) whereas the principal metabolic abnormality is insulin resistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although several components of the metabolic syndrome are better off, people are still much more likely to be obese," he tells WebMD. (webmd.com)
  • It is however clear that the choice of the unifying pathogenic factor is important and that components such as insulin resistance and hyperinsulinaemia, not universally associated with other components of the metabolic syndrome, may themselves be the results of common upstream pathogenic mechanism(s). (bmj.com)
  • The three main elements of his metabolic program are nutrition, detoxification, and supplements of pancreatic enzymes. (healthy.net)
  • This space is filled with a fluid containing a rich mixture of metabolic products, enzymes as well as ions. (answers.com)
  • They then classified metabolic reactions based on whether they were similar, connected or unrelated and found that enzymes that catalyze similar reactions have a higher probability of having similar folds. (innovations-report.com)
  • The term "metabolic" refers to the biochemical processes involved in the body's normal functioning. (nih.gov)
  • by 2012, more than a third of all US adults met the definition and criteria for metabolic syndrome agreed to jointly by several international organizations. (cdc.gov)
  • Given what appears to be a consensus on the definition and categorical cut points for metabolic syndrome, we examined a nationally representative sample of adults in the United States, estimated the prevalence of metabolic syndrome overall, by race and sex, and assessed trends in prevalence since 1988. (cdc.gov)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) was the first to publish an internationally accepted definition for metabolic syndrome in 1998, but the criteria that have received the most widespread acceptance and use in the United States are those established in 2002 as guidelines in the third report of the National Cholesterol Education Program expert panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (ATP III). (labtestsonline.org)
  • An estimated 47 million Americans -- roughly 25 percent of adults -- have metabolic syndrome. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The American Heart Association (AHA) reports that 23 percent of adults currently have metabolic syndrome. (healthline.com)
  • The "metabolic syndrome" (MetS) is a clustering of components that reflect overnutrition, sedentary lifestyles, and resultant excess adiposity. (nih.gov)
  • deficiency of insulin secretion which results in the metabolic derangements associated with T1DM. (bartleby.com)