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In a study of similar design, Baker et al (50) studied various adipocytokines
in epicardial fat biopsies from patients who had undergone coronary artery bypass grafting using reverse transcriptase/polymerase chain reaction.
The melanocortin system, brain-gut peptides, a dozen or more adipocytokines
, insulin, growth hormone, hormones of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis--the list of such systems goes on and on.
Visceral fat is more metabolically active, and produces adipocytokines
which contribute to insulin resistance.
The Metabolic Syndrome is a valuable reference text, covering all aspects of the metabolic syndrome and its constituent diseases including inflammation, oxidation and adipocytokines
in systemic lupus erythematosus: relationship to inflammation, insulin resistance and coronary atherosclerosis.
Effects of Berberis aristata/Silybum marianum association on metabolic parameters and adipocytokines
in overweight dyslipidemic patients.
Since obesity is accompanied by alteration of serum levels of adipocytokines
, hormones derived from adipose tissue, there are many documents focused on associations between malignancies and the hormones.
Mulberry leaf ameliorates the expression profile of adipocytokines
by inhibiting oxidative stress in white adipose tissue in db/db mice.
and the metabolic complications of obesity.
2008) also investigated the change of adipocytokines
before and after weight loss in obese subjects.
The role of adipocytokines
in insulin resistance in normal pregnancy: visfatin concentrations in early pregnancy predict insulin sensitivity.