• High serum copper levels may confer CVD mortality risk in men

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Elevated serum copper levels were associated with CVD mortality risk in men, especially those with obesity, according to findings presented at the virtual American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention.
    The presentation, by Nzechukwu Michael Isiozor, MD, MSc, researcher in the Faculty of Health Sciences and PhD candidate at the University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland, won first place in the Early Career Presentation competition.
    “Some studies have postulated that copper has a role in atherogenesis,” Isiozor said during the presentation. “With
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