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Cristina Lara-Castro

Department of Nutrition Sciences

University of Alabama at Birmingham





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  • Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. 2005 - 2008
  • Department of Nutrition Sciences, 1675 Webb Nutrition Sciences Bldg., Room 244, University of Alabama, USA. 2006
  • Department of Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Nutrition Research Unit, Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1675 Webb Nutrition Sciences Building, USA. 2002


  1. Adiponectin multimers and metabolic syndrome traits: relative adiponectin resistance in African Americans. Lara-Castro, C., Doud, E.C., Tapia, P.C., Munoz, A.J., Fernandez, J.R., Hunter, G.R., Gower, B.A., Garvey, W.T. Obesity. (Silver. Spring) (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. Effects of short-term very low-calorie diet on intramyocellular lipid and insulin sensitivity in nondiabetic and type 2 diabetic subjects. Lara-Castro, C., Newcomer, B.R., Rowell, J., Wallace, P., Shaughnessy, S.M., Munoz, A.J., Shiflett, A.M., Rigsby, D.Y., Lawrence, J.C., Bohning, D.E., Buchthal, S., Garvey, W.T. Metab. Clin. Exp. (2008) [Pubmed]
  3. Adiponectin multimeric complexes and the metabolic syndrome trait cluster. Lara-Castro, C., Luo, N., Wallace, P., Klein, R.L., Garvey, W.T. Diabetes (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Association of the intestinal fatty acid-binding protein Ala54Thr polymorphism and abdominal adipose tissue in African-American and Caucasian women. Lara-Castro, C., Hunter, G.R., Lovejoy, J.C., Gower, B.A., Fernández, J.R. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Apolipoprotein A-II polymorphism and visceral adiposity in African-American and white women. Lara-Castro, C., Hunter, G.R., Lovejoy, J.C., Gower, B.A., Fernández, J.R. Obes. Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. Visceral adipose tissue in women: longitudinal study of the effects of fat gain, time, and race. Lara-Castro, C., Weinsier, R.L., Hunter, G.R., Desmond, R. Obes. Res. (2002) [Pubmed]
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