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fatty

1. containing, consisting of, or derived from fat
2. (esp of tissues, organs, etc.) characterized by the excessive accumulation of fat
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To make mediumchain fatty alcohols, Feng's team hijacked a pathway in a compartment in the yeast cell.
According to a survey at radiology department, out of 50 patients, who presented for ultrasound abdomen and diagnosed to have fatty liver, 38 patients were diagnosed with the fatty liver as asymptomatic incidental finding and 12 patients were symptomatic.
Lee said that fatty liver is often discovered in middle-aged patients, or those aged 40 to 60.
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver or Steatosis was diagnosed on the basis of Ultrasonography.
By pooling findings from diverse large studies that had measured blood or tissue levels of omega-3 fatty acids, researchers evaluated relationships with heart disease events over time, reported BBC health.
We found a small to modest positive effect of omega-3 fatty acids, compared with placebo, but the size of this effect is unlikely to be meaningful to people with depression, and we considered the evidence to be of low or very low quality All studies contributing to our analyses were of direct relevance to our research question, but most of these studies are small and of low quality," Katherine M.
The dietary modifications employed in this study included a reduction in intake of omega-6 fatty acids.
Hepatic steatosis, or fatty liver, is an increasingly common diagnosis in Western countries.
In literature the fatty acid composition of several species of marine algae is available (Chuecas and Riley, 1969; Ben-Amotz et al.
The research team engineered the fatty acid metabolism to provide the fatty acid derivatives that are shorter than normal intracellular fatty acid metabolites, and introduced a novel synthetic pathway for the biosynthesis of short-chain alkanes.
REALITY: Those taking even a limited quantity of alcohol or not consuming alcohol at all may also develop fatty liver.