What is it about?

This is a complete review of articles published in relation to dihydrosphingolipids and their role in diseases over 15 years This lipids play a role in aging, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer etc.

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Why is it important?

restoring balance or increasing some of these lipids in disease states could lead towards therapeutics for certain diseases.


This is a comprehensive review that I hope will be useful to those researching sphingolipids and their roles in disease processes.

Ruth Magaye

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This page is a summary of: The role of dihydrosphingolipids in disease, Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, December 2018, Springer Science + Business Media,
DOI: 10.1007/s00018-018-2984-8.
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