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Recent progress in genetic and epigenetic research on type 2 diabetes
In addition, pathway analyses and protein–protein interaction analyses revealed that CREB-binding protein-related transcription, adipokine signaling and cell cycle signaling processes are important in the pathogenesis of T2DM. Another study using ...
Transgenic mice overexpressing nesfatin/nucleobindin-2 are susceptible to high
Identification of nesfatin-1 in human and murine adipose tissue: a novel depot-specific adipokine with increased levels in obesity. Endocrinology 2010; 151: 3169–3180. | Article | PubMed |; Tsuchiya T, Shimizu H, Yamada M, Osaki A, Oh-I S, Ariyama Y et al.
Obesity-induced adipokine imbalance impairs mouse pulmonary vascular
However, very few, if any, studies evaluate the role of this adipokine within the complex mileau of the obese organism.
Rare disease research helps us understand medicine for all diseases
Congenital Leptin Deficiency is a very rare disorder in which individuals are unable to produce the adipokine leptin due to missense or frameshift mutations in the leptin encoding gene (the ob gene). The condition has an autosomal recessive inheritance ...
Understanding cachexia as a cancer metabolism syndrome
In addition, the fatty acid mobilization-promoting adipokine ZAG promotes also skeletal muscle protein synthesis and fatty acid oxidation, suggesting that increased level of Zn-alpha 2-glycoprotein during tissue wasting acts as a salvage pathway.

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