Adiponectin Upregulates Ferritin Heavy Chain in Skeletal Muscle Cells

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OBJECTIVE Adiponectin is an adipocyte-derived protein that acts to reduce insulin resistance in the liver and muscle and also inhibits atherosclerosis. Although adiponectin reportedly enhances AMP-activated protein kinase and inhibits tumor necrosis factor-alpha action downstream from the adiponectin signal, the precise physiological mechanisms by which… (More)
DOI: 10.2337/db07-0690

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@article{Ikegami2009AdiponectinUF, title={Adiponectin Upregulates Ferritin Heavy Chain in Skeletal Muscle Cells}, author={Yuichi Ikegami and Kouichi Inukai and Kenta Imai and Yasushi Sakamoto and Hideki Katagiri and Susumu Kurihara and Takuya Awata and Shigehiro Katayama}, journal={Diabetes}, year={2009}, volume={58}, pages={61 - 70} }