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Ketone Bodies

The metabolic substances ACETONE; 3-HYDROXYBUTYRIC ACID; and acetoacetic acid (ACETOACETATES). They are produced in the liver and kidney during FATTY ACIDS oxidation and used as a source of energy by the heart, muscle and brain.
Also Known As:
Bodies, Acetone; Bodies, Ketone; Acetone Bodies
Networked: 595 relevant articles (17 outcomes, 43 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Seyfried, Thomas N: 9 articles (01/2015 - 08/2003)
2. Sotgia, Federica: 7 articles (04/2014 - 04/2012)
3. Lisanti, Michael P: 7 articles (04/2014 - 04/2012)
4. Mukherjee, Purna: 6 articles (01/2015 - 10/2005)
5. Martinez-Outschoorn, Ubaldo E: 6 articles (04/2014 - 04/2012)
6. Whitaker-Menezes, Diana: 6 articles (05/2013 - 04/2012)
7. Howell, Anthony: 5 articles (03/2013 - 04/2012)
8. Veech, Richard L: 4 articles (10/2014 - 03/2004)
9. Crawford, Peter A: 4 articles (07/2013 - 01/2011)
10. Ala-Korpela, Mika: 3 articles (07/2015 - 10/2013)

Related Diseases

1. Starvation
2. Seizures (Seizure)
3. Epilepsy (Aura)
4. Ketosis
5. Neoplasms (Cancer)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Glucose (Dextrose)
2. Insulin (Novolin)
3. 3-Hydroxybutyric Acid (beta-Hydroxybutyric Acid)
4. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP)
5. Nonesterified Fatty Acids (NEFA)
6. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar)
7. Glycogen
8. Oxygen
9. Potassium
10. Leucine (L-Leucine)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Ketogenic Diet
2. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portasystemic Shunt
3. Carbohydrate-Restricted Diet (Low Carbohydrate Diet)
4. Transplants (Transplant)
5. Parenteral Nutrition