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Triglyceride–to–High-Density-Lipoprotein-Cholesterol Ratio Is an Index of Heart Disease Mortality and of Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Men

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  • Gloria Lena Vega From the *Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Dallas; and †The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX. PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Carolyn E. Barlow From the *Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Dallas; and †The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX. PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Scott M. Grundy From the *Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Dallas; and †The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX. PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • David Leonard From the *Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Dallas; and †The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX. PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Laura F. DeFina From the *Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center at Dallas; and †The Cooper Institute, Dallas, TX. PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Received July 3, 2013, and in revised form August 6, 2013.
  2. Accepted for publication August 6, 2013.
  3. Reprints: Gloria Lena Vega, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390; or Laura F. DeFina, MD, Center for Human Nutrition, The Cooper Institute, 12330 Preston Rd, Dallas, TX 75230. E-mail: Gloria.Vega{at}utsouthwestern.edu; Ldefina{at}cooperinst.org.
  4. This study was supported in part by grant UL1TR000451 from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health (to S.M.G. and G.L.V.)
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Vega GL, Barlow CE, Grundy SM, et al
Triglyceride–to–High-Density-Lipoprotein-Cholesterol Ratio Is an Index of Heart Disease Mortality and of Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Men

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  • First published December 15, 2015.
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