• Andean and Tibetan patterns of adaptation to high altitude 

    Bigham, Abigail W; Wilson, Megan J; Julian, Colleen Glyde; Kiyamu, Melisa; Vargas, Enrique; León-Velarde, Fabiola; Rivera-Chira, María; Rodríguez, Carmelo; Browne, Vaughn A.; Parra, Esteban; Brutsaert, Tom D; Moore, Lorna G; Shriver, Mark D (American Journal of Human Biology, 2013-01-24)
    Objectives: High-altitude hypoxia, or decreased oxygen levels caused by low barometric pressure, challenges the ability of humans to live and reproduce. Despite these challenges, human populations have lived on the Andean ...
  • Características cardiovasculares en la altura 

    Coudert, Jean (Instituto Boliviano de Biología de Altura, 1970-09)
    En América del Sud y en particular en Perú y Bolivia, varios millones de habitantes viven a más de 3.000 mts. de altura, la gente que vive a nivel del mar y viene a las zonas altas de los Andes, se maravilla de las ...
  • Genetic variations in the TP53 pathway in native americans strongly suggest adaptation to the high altitudes of the andes 

    Jacovas, Vanessa Cristina; Rovaris, Diego Luiz; Pérez, Orlando; Azevedo, Soledad de; Macedo, Gabriel Souza; Sandoval, José Raul; Salazar-Granara, Alberto; Villena, Mercedes; Dugoujon, Jean-Michel; Bisso-Machado, Rafael; Petzi-Erler, María Luiza; Salzano, Francisco Mauro; Ashton-Prolla, Patricia; Ramallo, Virginia; Bortolini, María Cátira (PLOS One, 2015-09-18)
    The diversity of the five single nucleotide polymorphisms located in genes of the TP53 pathway (TP53, rs1042522; MDM2, rs2279744; MDM4, rs1563828; USP7, rs1529916; and LIF, rs929271) were studied in a total of 282 individuals ...
  • Valor del hematocrito obtenido en sujetos de 50 a 80 años de edad 

    Ergueta Collao, Jorge; Quintela de Mattes, Aida (Revista IBBA, 1979)
    En una reunión realizada en la ciudad de Lima en 13 al 17 de Febrero, los investigadores Peruanos (Drs. Witenburry, Simec y Monje) habían elaborado la hipótesis que consideraba al habitante de las grandes alturas en continuo ...
  • Wellness, fatigue and physical performance acclimatisation to a 2-week soccer camp at 3600 m (ISA3600) 

    Buchheit, Martin; Simpson, Ben M; Garvican-Lewis, Laura A; Hammond, Kristal; Kley, Marlen; Schmidt, Walter F; Aughey, Robert J; Soria, Rudy; Sargent, Charli; Roach, Gregory D; Jimenez Claros, Jesús C; Wachsmuth, Nadine; Gore, Christopher J; Bourdon, Pitre C (Br J Sports Med, 2013-09-10)
    ABSTRACT Objectives To examine the time course of wellness, fatigue and performance during an altitude training camp (La Paz, 3600 m) in two groups of either sea-level (Australian) or altitude (Bolivian) native young ...