Omega-6: non come gli omega-3 ma servono anch'essi
English Magazine

Linoleic acid and omega-tales: effects rely on gene background

Linoleic acid is an essential fatty acid. People carrying different variants of the FADS1 gene had a different inflammatory response and different changes in their fasting glucose levels when supplementing their diet by linoleic acid […]

Microbiota intestinale: come previene il tumore del colon
English Magazine

Microbiota: western diet and gut bacteria trying to keep the balance

Diet appears to be a major factor that influences the composition of the human gut microbiota. Dietary proteins are first digested in the small intestine by human digestive enzymes, but about 10–12% reach the large […]

Inflammation, diet and
English Magazine

Inflammation, immunity, diet and sleep: who regulates who?

Inflammation, which is the root cause of autoimmune disorders including arthritis, type 1 diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome and Crohn’s disease, has unexpected effects on body clock function and can lead to sleep and shiftwork-type disorders, […]

Endometriosi: nuove scoperte e prospettive biomediche
Biomedicina & Salute

Endometriosis: new facts, concepts beneath etiology and biomedicine

Endometriosis is an estrogen-dependent pelvic inflammatory disease characterized by implantation and growth of endometrial tissue (glands and stroma) outside the uterine cavity. It affects approximately 10-15% of women of reproductive age. The most common symptoms […]

Galattosemia:  i problemi connessi alla diagnosi, gestione e nutrizione
English Magazine

Galactosemia: problems related to diagnosis, management and nutrition

Classical galactosemia (GASM) is one of the most common innate errors in metabolism identified by neonatal screening in the United States. Galactosemia is the result of a profound deficiency of galactose-1-P uridyltransferase (GALT; Isselbacher et […]

Artrosi e grassi nella dieta: le prove ci sono
Benessere & Salute

Osteoarthrosis and fats in the diet: proofs are “on the plate”

Osteoarthritis is the most common version of arthritis and affects millions of people around the world, including about 30 million people in the United States alone. The condition is characterized by the slow breaking of […]

English Magazine

Microbiota and type 2 diabetes: the fight for health is “intestine”

Very recently, it has been recognized that the bacterial flora of the human gut plays a major role in health and in the appearance of diseases such as obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Although many […]