Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Dietary fatty acids, cell signals, and sucrose intake|
Dianne Figlewicz Lattemann
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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The contribution of a high fat diet (HFD) to cardiovascular and metabolic pathology including risk for diabetes and obesity is well-documented. What has not been recognized is the influence of HFD on preference and intake of fructose-containing sugars, creating a behavioral component to the development of cardiometabolic pathology. Clinical and public health studies document the contribution of sucrose-containing foods and drinks to the onset of cardiometabolic disease, which are independent of...
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