Some unique biologic characteristics of the Masai of East Africa

N Engl J Med. 1971 Apr 1;284(13):694-9. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197104012841304.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adaptation, Biological*
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • African Continental Ancestry Group*
  • Animals
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Arteriosclerosis / epidemiology
  • Bile / analysis
  • Bile Acids and Salts / analysis
  • Blood Proteins / analysis
  • Cholelithiasis / epidemiology
  • Cholesterol / biosynthesis
  • Cholesterol / blood
  • Cholesterol / metabolism*
  • Diet
  • Feedback
  • Feeding Behavior
  • Female
  • Homeostasis
  • Humans
  • Immunoglobulin G / analysis
  • Kenya
  • Lipoproteins / blood
  • Male
  • Milk / analysis
  • Phospholipids / analysis
  • Pregnancy
  • Tanzania

Substances

  • Bile Acids and Salts
  • Blood Proteins
  • Immunoglobulin G
  • Lipoproteins
  • Phospholipids
  • Cholesterol