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Lipids in Health and Disease
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Lipids in Health and Disease

Editor-in-Chief: Undurti N. Das

ISSN: 1476-511X (electronic version)

Journal no. 12944

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  • Highly accessed, over 100,000 article accesses per month
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  • Addresses research that bridges the gap between the lab and the clinic

Lipids in Health and Disease publishes articles on all aspects of lipids: their biochemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, role in health and disease, and the synthesis of new lipid compounds. In particular, the journal aims to bridge the gap between the bench and the clinic by publishing articles that are particularly relevant to human diseases and the role of lipids in the management of various diseases.

Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Life Sciences

Impact Factor: 2.31 (2013) * 

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    Lipids in Health and Disease is an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal that publishes articles on all aspects of lipids: their biochemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, role in health and disease, and the synthesis of new lipid compounds.

    Lipids in Health and Disease is aimed at all scientists, health professionals and physicians interested in the area of lipids. Lipids are defined here in their broadest sense, to include: cholesterol, essential fatty acids, saturated fatty acids, phospholipids, inositol lipids, second messenger lipids, enzymes and synthetic machinery that is involved in the metabolism of various lipids in the cells and tissues, and also various aspects of lipid transport, etc. In addition, the journal also publishes research that investigates and defines the role of lipids in various physiological processes, pathology and disease. In particular, the journal aims to bridge the gap between the bench and the clinic by publishing articles that are particularly relevant to human diseases and the role of lipids in the management of various diseases

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