Adiponectin and energy homeostasis


White adipose tissue (WAT) is the premier energy depot. Since the discovery of the hormonal properties of adipose-secreted proteins such as leptin and adiponectin, WAT has been classified as an endocrine organ. Although many regulatory effects of the adipocyte-derived hormones on various biological systems have been identified, maintaining systemic energy… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11154-013-9283-3


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@article{Lee2013AdiponectinAE, title={Adiponectin and energy homeostasis}, author={Bonggi Lee and J. H. Shao}, journal={Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders}, year={2013}, volume={15}, pages={149-156} }