Dr. Atanas G Atanasov

About: Dr. Atanas G Atanasov

Dr. Atanasov first studied at the University of Sofia, Bulgaria, and then later on received a PhD degree in Biochemistry from the University of Bern, Switzerland. Since 2008, he is a senior researcher at Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Vienna, Austria, where he was actively involved in the execution of the Austrian national network "Drugs From Nature Targeting Inflammation" (DNTI), a collaborative research project which has been financed with >3 000 000 Euro from the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) to support the identification and characterization of plant-derived natural products counteracting inflammatory responses.

Articles By Dr. Atanas G Atanasov

Consumer Health Digest
Mar25

Controlling Obesity: Balance Ratio Between Omega 6 and Omega 3 Fats

If you look at the significant causes of mortality and long-term illnesses in today’s world, obesity stands head and shoulders above all other health risks. The World Health Organization has tracked obesity and overweight for the last few decades and has declared that present-day obesity statistics are more than two times the numbers that was recorded in 1980. In fact, obesity and overweight are responsible for more deaths,...

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Consumer Health Digest
Mar10

Exercise Therapy for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome is defined as a disorder indicated by extreme fatigue. According to RightDiagnosis.com about 500,000 Americans experience this condition. In most cases, the extreme fatigue is associated with some underlying medical problem. The cause of this syndrome is unknown and experts believe that combination of factors could be to blame. Factors that contribute to chronic fatigue syndrome include problems linked with...

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Consumer Health Digest
Mar02

Is Yogurt Really Beneficial for Healthy Aging?

Aging is inevitable and there’s nothing we can change about that. However, there are plenty of things we can do about our health. To most people, aging is associated with a wide array of diseases and health conditions. Although the risk of suffering from some diseases increases as we age, we can still preserve our wellbeing and age in a healthy manner with lifestyle adjustments. These lifestyle adjustments include physical...

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Consumer Health Digest
Jul06

Dr. Atanas G. Atanasov, PhD & Principal Investigator of Pharmacognosy

Dr. Atanas G. Atanasov, Principal Investigator studying molecular mechanisms of disease and bioeffects of natural products The scientific research focus of Dr. Atanas G. Atanasov is currently set on: Molecular medicine, therapeutic targets, and mechanisms of pharmacological action. Cell signalling and regulatory mechanisms relevant for cardiometabolic disease and inflammation. Dr. Atanasov first studied at the University of Sofia,...

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