Nadezhda Sabeva

Research Associate
Ph.D., 2011; University of Kentucky
Academic Department(s)
Research Area
Research Interest
Morphology, function and vesicle cycling in neuromuscular junctions

Phytosterols differentially influence ABC transporter expression, cholesterol efflux and inflammatory cytokine secretion in macrophage foam cells. Sabeva NS, McPhaul CM, Li X, Cory TJ, Feola DJ, Graf GA. J Nutr Biochem. 2011 Aug;22(8):777-83. 
ABCG5/ABCG8-independent biliary cholesterol excretion in lactating rats. Coy DJ, Wooton-Kee CR, Yan B, Sabeva NS, Su K, Graf G, Vore M. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2010 Jul;299(1):G228-35. 
ABCD2 is abundant in adipose tissue and opposes the accumulation of dietary erucic acid (C22:1) in fat. Liu J, Sabeva NS, Bhatnagar S, Li XA, Pujol A, Graf GA. J Lipid Res. 2010 Jan;51(1):162-8. 
The ABCG5 ABCG8 sterol transporter and phytosterols: implications for cardiometabolic disease. Sabeva NS, Liu J, Graf GA. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2009 Apr;16(2):172-7.  
Defects in the leptin axis reduce abundance of the ABCG5-ABCG8 sterol transporter in liver. Sabeva NS, Rouse EJ, Graf GA. J Biol Chem. 2007 Aug 3;282(31):22397-405. 
Contact Information
Universidad Central del Caribe
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Bayamón, PR 00960-6032
Tel.: (787) 798-3001 x 2168