RETN(redirected from RSTN)
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RETNA gene on chromosome 19p13.2 that encodes resistin, which is secreted by adipocytes and suppresses insulin-driven glucose uptake by adipose cells.
RETN mutations may link obesity to type-2 diabetes.
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