Absence of fatty acid transporter CD36 protects against Western-type diet-related cardiac dysfunction following pressure overload in mice

Laura K. M. Steinbusch*, Joost J. F. P. Luiken, Ronald Vlasblom, Adrian Chabowski, Nicole T. H. Hoebers, Will A. Coumans, Irene O. C. M. Vroegrijk, Peter J. Voshol, D. Margriet Ouwens, Jan F. C. Glatz, Michaela Diamant

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E618-E627
JournalAmerican Journal of Physiology : Endocrinology and Metabolism
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2011


  • lipids
  • cardiac hypertrophy
  • metabolic flexibility
  • obesity

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