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JLR thematic series: ApoE and Lipid Homeostasis in Alzheimer's Disease

This important series, coordinated by Ta Yuan Chang and Nick Davidson, highlights the most common disease in adults, Alzheimer's disease. The series is a collection of 8 papers submitted by leading scientists in the field. Learn More

Lipidomics virtual series now available

A new virtual series is now available. This series was developed with the help of Michael Wakelman to highlight papers on lipidomics, the subject of the 2017 Keystone Symposium that was held Feb. 26–March 2 in Tahoe City, Calif.

Bad cholesterol carrier: visualization technique reveals unusual shape

The Journal of Lipid Research has a video illustrating a new paper about the structure of very low-density lipoproteins. The research team used a new technique called IPET to create the visualizations. 

New urine test could diagnose eye disease

retinaOct. 16, 2013 — You might not think to look to a urine test to diagnose an eye disease. But a new Duke University study says it can link what is in a patient’s urine to gene mutations that cause retinitis pigmentosa, or RP, an inherited, degenerative disease that results in severe vision impairment and often blindness. The findings appear online in the Journal of Lipid Research. More... 

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