Publications by authors named "Fernando Brites"

53 Publications

Changes in extrapulmonary organs and serum enzyme biomarkers after chronic exposure to Buenos Aires air pollution.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 May 11;27(13):14529-14542. Epub 2020 Feb 11.

Center for the Studies in Health and Environment, School of Science and Technology, National University of San Martin, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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May 2020

Hazardous effects of urban air particulate matter acute exposure on lung and extrapulmonary organs in mice.

Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 2020 Mar 31;190:110120. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Escuela de Ciencia y Tecnología, Centro de Estudios en Salud y Medio Ambiente, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Odontología, Cátedra de Histología y Embriología, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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March 2020

Activity of Lipoprotein-Associated Enzymes in Indigenous Children Living at Different Altitudes.

Arch Med Res 2019 04 26;50(3):98-104. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

Laboratory of Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires-CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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April 2019

- 174 G>C IL-6 polymorphism and primary iron overload in male patients.

Ann Hematol 2018 Sep 14;97(9):1683-1687. Epub 2018 Apr 14.

Laboratorio Lípidos y Aterosclerosis, Departamento de Bioquímica Clínica, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junín 956 (1113), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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September 2018

Antioxidative activity of high-density lipoprotein (HDL): Mechanistic insights into potential clinical benefit.

BBA Clin 2017 Dec 19;8:66-77. Epub 2017 Aug 19.

National Institute for Health and Medical Research (INSERM), UMR ICAN 1166, University of Pierre and Marie Curie-Paris 6, AP-HP, Groupe hospitalier Pitié-Salpétrière, Paris F-75013, France.

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December 2017

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease associated with metabolic syndrome: Influence of liver fibrosis stages on characteristics of very low-density lipoproteins.

Clin Chim Acta 2017 Oct 9;473:1-8. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Departamento de Bioquímica Clínica, Laboratorio de Lípidos y Aterosclerosis, Argentina; Universidad de Buenos Aires, Instituto de Fisiopatología y Bioquímica Clínica (INFIBIOC), Argentina.

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October 2017

Association between Apo B Levels in Mothers and in their Pre-school Age Offspring.

Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 2017 Nov;15(1):62-68

Laboratory of Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, INFIBIOC, University of Buenos Aires, CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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November 2017

Markers of inflammation and cardiovascular disease in recently diagnosed celiac disease patients.

World J Cardiol 2017 May;9(5):448-456

Walter F Tetzlaff, Tomás Meroño, Martin Menafra, Maximiliano Martin, Eliana Botta, Laura E Boero, Fernando Brites, Department of Clinical of Biochemistry, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, INFIBIOC, CONICET, Buenos Aires C1113AAD, Argentina.

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May 2017

Poor glycemic control in type 2 diabetes enhances functional and compositional alterations of small, dense HDL3c.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Biol Lipids 2017 Feb 2;1862(2):188-195. Epub 2016 Nov 2.

INSERM UMR_S 1166, Faculte de Medecine Pitie-Salpetriere, 91 Bld de l'Hopital, 75013 Paris, France; University of Pierre and Marie Curie - Paris 6, Paris, France. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Juvenile exposure to a high fat diet promotes behavioral and limbic alterations in the absence of obesity.

Psychoneuroendocrinology 2016 10 6;72:22-33. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

Neurobiology of Aging, Departamento de Química Biológica, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina; Instituto de Biología y Medicina Experimental, CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Oxidative stress, HDL functionality and effects of intravenous iron administration in women with iron deficiency anemia.

Clin Nutr 2017 04 13;36(2):552-558. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

Laboratory of Lipids and Atherosclerosis, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, INFIBIOC, University of Buenos Aires, CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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April 2017

Acute exposure to Buenos Aires air particles (UAP-BA) induces local and systemic inflammatory response in middle-aged mice: A time course study.

Environ Pollut 2016 Jan;208(Pt A):261-270

Center for The Studies in Health and Environment, School of Science and Technology, National University of General San Martín, San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Department of Histology and Embryology, School of Dentistry, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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January 2016

Vascular reactivity and biomarkers of endothelial function in healthy subjects exposed to acute hypobaric hypoxia.

Clin Biochem 2015 Nov 11;48(16-17):1059-63. Epub 2015 Jun 11.

School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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November 2015

Altered lipidome and antioxidative activity of small, dense HDL in normolipidemic rheumatoid arthritis: relevance of inflammation.

Atherosclerosis 2014 Dec 18;237(2):652-60. Epub 2014 Oct 18.

National Institute for Health and Medical Research (INSERM), UMR-ICAN 1166, Paris F-75013, France; Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, Paris F-75013 France; AP-HP, Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpétrière, Paris F-75013, France. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Effect of serum lipoproteins and cholesterol on an exogenous pulmonary surfactant. ESR analysis of structural changes and their relation with surfactant activity.

Respir Physiol Neurobiol 2013 Dec 28;189(3):581-7. Epub 2013 Aug 28.

Cátedra de Física, Departamento de Fisicomatemática, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Electronic address:

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December 2013

Role of enterocytes in dyslipidemia of insulin-resistant states.

Endocrinol Nutr 2013 Apr 28;60(4):179-89. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Servicio de Endocrinología, Metabolismo y Medicina Nuclear, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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April 2013

High TSH and low T4 as prognostic markers in older patients.

Hormones (Athens) 2012 Jul-Sep;11(3):350-5

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dr. Cesar Milstein Hospital, 951 La Rioja Str., Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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September 2013

HDL-associated enzymes and proteins in hemodialysis patients.

Clin Biochem 2012 Feb 20;45(3):243-8. Epub 2011 Dec 20.

Laboratory of Lipids and Lipoproteins, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, INFIBIOC, University of Buenos Aires, Junín 954, CP1113AAD, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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February 2012

Atherogenic alterations in hypertriglyceridemic patients would not depend on insulin resistance.

Clin Chim Acta 2012 Mar 16;413(5-6):620-4. Epub 2011 Dec 16.

Laboratory of Lipids of Lipoproteins, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, INFIBIOC, University of Buenos Aires, CONICET, Argentina.

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March 2012

Association of common variants in JAK2 gene with reduced risk of metabolic syndrome and related disorders.

BMC Med Genet 2011 Dec 20;12:166. Epub 2011 Dec 20.

Humoral Immunity Institute Prof, Ricardo A, Margni (IDEHU), National Research Council (CONICET) & Chair of Immunology, School of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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December 2011

[Increased iron store and its relationship with cardiovascular disease].

Medicina (B Aires) 2011 ;71(6):566-72

Departamento de Bioquímica Clínica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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September 2014

Increased MMP-2 in healthy postmenopausal women.

Ann Clin Biochem 2012 Jan 4;49(Pt 1):75-9. Epub 2011 Oct 4.

Laboratory of Lipids and Lipoproteins, Physiopathology and Clinical Biochemistry Institute, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires, Junin 956 (1113), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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January 2012