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Author International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness (4th : 2000 : Athens, Greece)

Title Nutrition and fitness : diet, genes, physical activity, and health / 4th International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness, Athens, May 25-29, 2000 ; volume editor, Artemis P. Simopoulos, Konstantinos N. Pavlou
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 191 pages) : illustrations
Series World review of nutrition and dietetics, 0084-2230 ; vol. 89
World review of nutrition and dietetics ; vol. 89. 0084-2230
Contents ""Contents""; ""Conference Organization""; ""Preface""; ""Declaration of Olympia on Nutrition and Fitness""; ""The Hippocratic Concept of Positive Health in the 5th Century BC and in the New Millennium""; ""Genetic Variation and Dietary Response""; ""Dietary and Genetic Effects on LDL Heterogeneity""; ""Nutrients and Gene Expression""; ""Effect of Genetic Variation on the Postprandial Response""; ""Predisposing Genes, High-Risk Environments and Coronary Artery Disease: LPL and Fibrinogen as Examples""
""Omega�3 Fatty Acids in Major Depression""""Author Index""; ""Subject Index""
""Role of Genetic Variation in Establishing Nutritional Requirements: Folate, a Case in Point""""Genetic Influences on Serum LDL Levels and on Type 1 Diabetes Incidence in Sardinia""; ""Osteoporosis, Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphisms and Response to Diet""; ""Interactions between the Genome and the Environment, with Special Reference to Nutrient Variation""; ""Aerobic Exercise, Gene Expression and Chronic Diseases""; ""Genetic Variation and the Response to Exercise""; ""Essential Fatty Acids in Somatic Growth and Brain Development""; ""Omega�3 Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Disease""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Genetic Variation.
Physical Fitness.
Genetics -- Congresses.
Nutrition -- Congresses.
Omega-3 fatty acids -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Pavlou, Konstantinos N.
Simopoulos, Artemis P., 1933-
S. Karger (Firm)
ISBN 3318006882
Other Titles Diet, gene, physical activity, and health