Co-expressed immune and metabolic genes in visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue from severely obese individuals are associated with plasma HDL and glucose levels: a microarray study

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Wolfs, Marcel G. M.; Rensen, Sander S.; Dijk, Elinda J. Bruin-Van; Verdam, Froukje J.; Greve, Jan-Willem; Sanjabi, Bahram; Bruinenberg, Marcel; Wijmenga, Cisca; van Haeften, Timon W.; Buurman, Wim A.; Franke, Lude; Hofker, Marten H.;
(2010)
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: BMC Medical Genomics,volume 3,pages34-34 (issn: 1755-8794, eissn: 1755-8794)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2925326, doi: 10.1186/1755-8794-3-34
  • Subject: Genetics(clinical) | QH426-470 | Research Article | Genetics | Internal medicine | RC31-1245
    mesheuropmc: nutritional and metabolic diseases

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Excessive accumulation of body fat, in particular in the visceral fat depot, is a major risk factor to develop a variety of diseases such as type 2 diabetes. The mechanisms underlying the increased risk of obese individuals to develo... View more
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