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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2016, Article ID 8173905, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8173905
Research Article

Relationship between Branched-Chain Amino Acids, Metabolic Syndrome, and Cardiovascular Risk Profile in a Chinese Population: A Cross-Sectional Study

1Department of Endocrinology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China
2Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Huai’an Hospital Affiliated to Xuzhou Medical University and Huai’an Second People’s Hospital, Huai’an 223001, China
3Research Division of Clinical Pharmacology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China
4School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China

Received 4 March 2016; Accepted 28 June 2016

Academic Editor: Darío A. Castroviejo

Copyright © 2016 Wen Hu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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