Giuseppina T Russo
Affiliation: University of Messina
- Russo G, Horvath K, di Benedetto A, Giandalia A, Cucinotta D, Asztalos B. Influence of menopause and cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) TaqIB polymorphism on lipid profile and HDL subpopulations distribution in women with and without type 2 diabetes. Atherosclerosis. 2010;210:294-301 pubmed publisher..Type 2 diabetes is associated with a more atherogenic lipid profile; the CETP TaqIB variant may partly prevent these modifications in diabetic women with a milder degree of insulin resistance and its related disorders. ..
- Russo G, Giandalia A, Romeo E, Muscianisi M, Ruffo M, Alibrandi A, et al. HDL subclasses and the common CETP TaqIB variant predict the incidence of microangiopatic complications in type 2 diabetic women: A 9years follow-up study. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017;132:108-117 pubmed publisher..In T2D women, atherogenic dyslipidemia as well as subtle modifications in lipoprotein particles profile are associated with incidence and progression of microvascular disease. ..