Jayme Borensztajn

  • 2452 Citations
1963 …2019
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Research Interests


Training Experience

1972Residency, University of Chicago Hospitals

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Oxford

… → 1968

MD, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

… → 1964

Research interests

  • Atherosclerosis

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Lipoprotein Lipase Medicine & Life Sciences
Chylomicrons Chemical Compounds
Chylomicron Remnants Medicine & Life Sciences
Liver Medicine & Life Sciences
Rats Chemical Compounds
Lipase Medicine & Life Sciences
Apolipoproteins E Medicine & Life Sciences
Triglycerides Medicine & Life Sciences

Grants 2001 2019

Research Output 1963 2013

  • 2452 Citations
  • 68 Article
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)
Drug Monitoring
High Pressure Liquid Chromatography
Pharmaceutical Preparations
54 Citations (Scopus)

Sustained activation of PPARα by endogenous ligands increases hepatic fatty acid oxidation and prevents obesity in ob/ob mice

Huang, J., Jia, Y., Fu, T., Viswakarma, N., Bai, L., Musunuri, S. R., Zhu, Y., Borensztajn, J. & Reddy, J. K., Feb 1 2012, In : FASEB Journal. 26, 2, p. 628-638 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acyl-CoA Oxidase
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Fatty Acids
Chemical activation

Hyperlipidemia in hepatic MED1 deficient mice in response to fasting

Bai, L., Fu, T., Jia, Y., Borensztajn, J., Reddy, J. K. & Yang, G., Oct 1 2011, In : Shengwu Gongcheng Xuebao/Chinese Journal of Biotechnology. 27, 10, p. 1490-1498 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
43 Citations (Scopus)

Progressive endoplasmic reticulum stress contributes to hepatocarcinogenesis in fatty acyl-CoA oxidase 1-deficient mice

Huang, J., Viswakarma, N., Yu, S., Jia, Y., Bai, L., Vluggens, A., Cherkaoui-Malki, M., Khan, M., Singh, I., Yang, G., Rao, M. S., Borensztajn, J. & Reddy, J. K., Aug 1 2011, In : American Journal of Pathology. 179, 2, p. 703-713 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acyl-CoA Oxidase
Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
Activating Transcription Factor 4
40 Citations (Scopus)

Transcription coactivator mediator subunit MED1 Is required for the development of fatty liver in the mouse

Bai, L., Jia, Y., Viswakarma, N., Huang, J., Vluggens, A., Wolins, N. E., Jafari, N., Musunuri, S. R., Borensztajn, J., Yang, G. & Reddy, J. K., Apr 1 2011, In : Hepatology. 53, 4, p. 1164-1174 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatty Liver
Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors
High Fat Diet