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Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 4

Oct 6, 2021

MB Clinical Research Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 4 (Click here)

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Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 3

Jul 15, 2021

MB Clinical Research Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 2 (Click here)

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Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 2

Mar 30, 2021

MB Clinical Research Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 2 (Click here)

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Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 1

Jan 7, 2021

MB Clinical Research Newsletter Volume 5; Issue 1 (Click here)

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Newsletter Volume 1; Issue 3

Nov 11, 2020

MB Clinical Research Newsletter Volume 4; Issue 3 (Click here)

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SARS-CoV-2/Covid-19 Pandemic Update and Commentary

Apr 14, 2020

SARS-CoV-2/Covid-19 Pandemic Update and Commentary By Kevin C. Maki, PhD, CLS, FNLA   Comments from our Chief Scientist, Epidemiologist Kevin C. Maki, PhD as of April 11, 2020   The toll produced by the global pandemic of novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), which causes the Covid-19 disease, is enormous, both in human and economic terms.  I am

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Comparing the Effects of Consuming Egg-based Breakfast Meals, versus Higher Carbohydrate Breakfast Meals, on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors

Apr 14, 2020

Comparing the Effects of Consuming Egg-based Breakfast Meals, versus Higher Carbohydrate Breakfast Meals, on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors By Mary R Dicklin, PhD and Kevin C Maki, PhD, CLS, FNLA   Recently, our group conducted a clinical trial that compared the effects of consuming egg-based breakfast meals with non-egg, higher carbohydrate breakfast meals on cardiometabolic risk

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Cardiovascular Safety of Oral Semaglutide in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Aug 22, 2019

Cardiovascular Safety of Oral Semaglutide in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes By Heather Nelson Cortes, PhD and Kevin C Maki, PhD Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D), therefore it is required that all new glucose-lowering therapies demonstrate no increase in cardiovascular risk with treatment.1  Glucagon-like-peptide-1

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The Effects of Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions on All-Cause Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes

Aug 12, 2019

The Effects of Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions on All-Cause Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes By Aly Becraft, MS and Kevin C Maki, PhD   Despite scientific uncertainty surrounding the benefits of dietary supplements, many U.S. adults use them, along with various dietary interventions, with the belief that they will improve their overall health (1).  Khan

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Therapeutic potential of selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha modulators (SPPARMα) for management of patients with atherogenic dyslipidemia

Jul 10, 2019

Therapeutic potential of selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha modulators (SPPARMα) for management of patients with atherogenic dyslipidemia By Heather Nelson Cortes, PhD and Kevin C Maki, PhD   Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) is associated with a significant public health burden around the world.  It is further exacerbated by chronic lifestyle-related diseases, such as visceral obesity,

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