Lipid Insights

An international, peer reviewed, open access journal that focuses on all aspects of lipids, including biochemistry, synthesis, pharmacology, toxicology, function and role in tissue and organisms, and new compounds, in addition to lipid signaling and pathways.

Editor in Chief: Dr. Tim Levine

ISSN: 1178-6353

Processing Speed: High quality, constructive peer review and rapid editorial decision within an average of four weeks.

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Castor Oil: Properties, Uses, and Optimization of Processing Parameters in Commercial Production
Vinay R. Patel, Gerard G. Dumancas, Lakshmi C. Kasi Viswanath, Randall Maples and Bryan John J. Subong
Lipid Insights 2016:9 1-12
Review | Published on 07 Sep 2016

Fluorescent Sterols and Cholesteryl Esters as Probes for Intracellular Cholesterol Transport
Katarzyna A. Solanko, Maciej Modzel, Lukasz M. Solanko and Daniel Wüstner
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 95-114
Review | Published on 09 Jun 2016

Is Spontaneous Translocation of Polar Lipids Between Cellular Organelles Negligible?
Pentti Somerharju
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 87-93
Review | Published on 27 Apr 2016

Tracking Diacylglycerol and Phosphatidic Acid Pools in Budding Yeast
Suriakarthiga Ganesan, Brittney N. Shabits and Vanina Zaremberg
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 75-85
Review | Published on 06 Apr 2016

Phosphatidylcholine: Greasing the Cholesterol Transport Machinery
Thomas A. Lagace
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 65-73
Review | Published on 04 Apr 2016

Membrane Contact Sites: Complex Zones for Membrane Association and Lipid Exchange
Evan Quon and Christopher T. Beh
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 55-63
Review | Published on 29 Feb 2016

Role of Flippases in Protein Glycosylation in the Endoplasmic Reticulum
Jeffrey S. Rush
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 45-53
Review | Published on 21 Feb 2016

Phospholipid Scramblases
Patrick Williamson
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 41-44
Review | Published on 01 Feb 2016

Lipid Acyl Chain Remodeling in Yeast
Mike F. Renne, Xue Bao, Cedric H. De Smet and Anton I. P. M. de Kroon
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 33-40
Review | Published on 19 Jan 2016

Lipid Flippases for Bacterial Peptidoglycan Biosynthesis
Natividad Ruiz
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 21-31
Review | Published on 13 Jan 2016

Trafficking and Functions of Bioactive Sphingolipids: Lessons from Cells and Model Membranes
Kecheng Zhou and Tomas Blom
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 11-20
Review | Published on 08 Dec 2015

OSBP-Related Protein Family in Lipid Transport Over Membrane Contact Sites
Vesa M. Olkkonen
Lipid Insights 2015:Suppl. 1 1-9
Review | Published on 12 Nov 2015

The Effects of Serum from Prostate Cancer Patients with Elevated Body Mass Index on Prostate Cancer Cells In Vitro
Benjamin C. Mora, Neil E. Fleshner, Laurence H. Klotz and Vasundara Venkateswaran
Lipid Insights 2015:8 11-19
Original Research | Published on 19 Apr 2015

Free-radical Destruction of Sphingolipids Resulting in 2-hexadecenal Formation
Oleg Shadyro, Alexandra Lisovskaya, Galina Semenkova, Irina Edimecheva and Nadezda Amaegberi
Lipid Insights 2015:8 1-9
Original Research | Published on 25 Mar 2015

Lipid Droplets as Signaling Platforms Linking Metabolic and Cellular Functions
Estela L. Arrese, Fredy Z. Saudale and Jose L. Soulages
Lipid Insights 2014:7 7-16
Review | Published on 14 May 2014

Lack of Association between Polymorphisms of Hepatic Lipase with Lipid Profile in Young Jordanian Adults
Omar F. Khabour, Mahmoud A. Alomari, Karem H. Alzoubi, Mohammad Y. Gharaibeh and Farah H. Alhashimi
Lipid Insights 2014:7 1-5
Original Research | Published on 21 Apr 2014

Stimulation of Hepatic Apolipoprotein A-I Production by Novel Thieno-Triazolodiazepines: Roles of the Classical Benzodiazepine Receptor, PAF Receptor, and Bromodomain Binding
Herman J. Kempen, Daniel Bellus, Oleg Fedorov, Silke Nicklisch, Panagis Filippakopoulos, Sarah Picaud and Stefan Knapp
Lipid Insights 2013:6 47-54
Rapid Communication | Published on 22 Dec 2013

Diet, Obesity, and Cancer Progression: Are Adipocytes the Link?
Paul Toren, Benjamin C. Mora and Vasundara Venkateswaran
Lipid Insights 2013:6 37-45
Review | Published on 27 Jun 2013

Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Oxidized Eicosapentaenoic Acid Sodium Salt
Kelsey D. Jordan and Rita K. Upmacis
Lipid Insights 2013:6 21-35
Original Research | Published on 06 May 2013

Do Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids Prevent Cardiovascular Disease? A Review of the Randomized Clinical Trials
Lucas M. Kimmig MD and Dean G. Karalis MD, FACC, FNLA
Lipid Insights 2013:6 13-20
Review | Published on 16 Apr 2013

Obesity and Insulin Resistance: An Abridged Molecular Correlation
Biswajit Mukherjee, Chowdhury M. Hossain, Laboni Mondal, Paramita Paul and Miltu K. Ghosh
Lipid Insights 2013:6 1-11
Review | Published on 01 Apr 2013

Nervonic Acid (24:1n-9) is a Dominant Unsaturated Fatty Acid in the Intestinal Brush Border of Atlantic Cod
Gudjón Andri Gylfason, Erna Knútsdóttir and Bjarni Ásgeirsson
Lipid Insights 2012:5 19-34
Original Research | Published on 08 Oct 2012

Simple Thermodynamically-Derived Model for Predicting the Hydrolase and Transferase Activity of Phospholipase D in the Synthesis of Phosphatidylglycerol
Andrew Nair, Shahidan Radiman, and Mamot Said
Lipid Insights 2012:5 7-18
Original Research | Published on 14 Mar 2012

Encapsulation of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Esters with Solid Lipid Particles
Ronald Holser
Lipid Insights 2012:5 1-5
Short Report | Published on 06 Dec 2011 | Highly accessed (previous month)

Atherosclerosis: Viewing the Problem from a Different Perspective Including Possible Treatment Options
Joel S. Goldberg
Lipid Insights 2011:4 17-26
Perspective | Published on 29 Sep 2011

Dietary Carbohydrate Modifies the Inverse Association Between Saturated Fat Intake and Cholesterol on Very Low-Density Lipoproteins
A.C. Wood, E.K. Kabagambe, I.B. Borecki, H.K. Tiwari, J.M. Ordovas and D.K. Arnett
Lipid Insights 2011:4 7-15
Original Research | Published on 23 Aug 2011

Gemfibrozil Improves Postprandial Hypertriglyceridemia in Patients with Isolated Low HDL
Hania S. Kassem, Mira S. Zantout and Sami T. Azar
Lipid Insights 2011:4 1-5
Original Research | Published on 20 Mar 2011

Use of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids with α-Tocopherol in Poultry Feeds
Ronald Holser and Arthur Hinton Jr.
Lipid Insights 2010:3 1-4
Short Report | Published on 31 Oct 2010

Atherosclerosis: A Link Between Lipid Intake and Protein Tyrosine Nitration
Rita K. Upmacis
Lipids Insights 2008:2 75-88
Published on 11 Nov 2008

C. elegans: A Model for Understanding Lipid Accumulation
Ida C. Elle, Louise C.B. Olsen, Mai-Britt Mosbech, Steven V. Rødkær, Dennis Pultz, Sanne G. Boelt, Julius Fredens, Pernille Sørensen and Nils Joakim Færgeman
Lipid Insights 2008:1 13-21
Published on 13 Oct 2008

The Emerging Role of Eicosapentaenoic Acid as an Important Psychoactive Natural Product: Some Answers but a Lot more Questions
Brian M. Ross
Lipid Insights 2008:2 89-97

Published on 03 Oct 2008

Sophisticated Functions for a Simple Molecule: The Role of Glucosylceramides in Fungal Cells
Leonardo Nimrichter, Marcio L. Rodrigues, Eliana Barreto-Bergter and Luiz R. Travassos
Lipid Insights 2008:2 61-73
Published on 10 Sep 2008

Organization of Lipid Molecules within Biomembranes
M. Benhamou
Lipids Insights 2008:1
Published on 02 Sep 2008

Lipid Phases Eye View to Lipofection. Cationic Phosphatidylcholine Derivatives as Efficient DNA Carriers for Gene Delivery
Rumiana Koynova
Lipid Insights 2008:2 41-59
Published on 28 Aug 2008

Vesicular Trans-Cell Wall Transport in Fungi: A Mechanism for the Delivery of Virulence-Associated Macromolecules?
Marcio L. Rodrigues, Leonardo Nimrichter, Debora L. Oliveira, Joshua D. Nosanchuk and Arturo Casadevall
Lipids Insights 2008:2 27-40
Published on 25 Aug 2008

Lipids and Bone Mineral Density in Patients with Vascular Disease
José-Luis Pérez-Castrillón, Manuel Gonzalez-Sagrado, Marta Gonzalez-Rozas, Maria Andres-Calvo, Elena Izquierdo-Delgado, Marcelino Mendo, Daniel de Luis and Antonio Dueñas-Laita
Lipids Insights 2008:2 21-25
Published on 14 Jul 2008

New Functions for Oxysterols and Their Cellular Receptors
Vesa M. Olkkonen
Lipids Insights 2008:2 1-9
Published on 28 Jun 2008

Changes and Effects of Dietary Oxidized Lipids in the Gastrointestinal Tract
G. Márquez-Ruiz, M.C. García-Martínez and F. Holgado
Lipids Insights 2008:2 11-19
Published on 28 Jun 2008

Introductory Editorial (Lipid Insights)
Tim Levine
Lipid Insights 2008:1 1
Published on 27 Mar 2008

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