Relationship of ethnicity and CD4 Count with glucose metabolism among HIV patients on Highly-Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Glucose
  • Fatty Acids, Nonesterified
  • Glycogen
  • Insulin Resistance
  • JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Muscle Fibers, Skeletal

abstract

  • Among hypertriglyceridemic HIV patients on HAART, African-Americans and Hispanics are at increased risk of developing diabetes. Ethnicity also interacts with CD4+ T cell count attained on stable HAART to affect post-challenge glycemic response.

publication date

  • April 22, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3751670

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1472-6823-13-13

PubMed ID

  • 23607267

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 13

volume

  • 13