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Science China Life Sciences

, Volume 62, Issue 6, pp 858–861 | Cite as

D-ribose increases triglyceride via upregulation of DGAT in the liver

  • Yao Chen
  • Lexiang Yu
  • Yan Wei
  • Yang Long
  • Yong Xu
  • Tao He
  • Rongqiao HeEmail author
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Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31670805 and 81573763), the National Key Research and Development Program of China (2016YFC1305900 and 2016YFC1306300), the Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Project (Z161100000217141 and Z161100000216137), the Youth Innovation Promotion Association CAS (2017132) and the National Basic Research Program (2012CB911004). We thank Chunhong Feng (the Affiliated Hospital of Southwest Medical University, Luzhou) for clinical sample collection, and Xiang Shi andLei Zhou (Institute of Biophysics, CAS) for providing veterinary care, breeding, management of laboratory animals and technical support.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yao Chen
    • 1
  • Lexiang Yu
    • 2
  • Yan Wei
    • 2
  • Yang Long
    • 3
  • Yong Xu
    • 1
    • 3
  • Tao He
    • 1
  • Rongqiao He
    • 1
    • 2
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.School of Basic Medical Sciences of Southwest Medical UniversityLuzhouChina
  2. 2.State Key Laboratory of Brain and Cognitive Science, Institute of BiophysicsUniversity of Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  3. 3.Affiliated Hospital of Southwest Medical UniversityLuzhouChina
  4. 4.CAS Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of PsychologyChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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