Effects of pioglitazone on survival and omental adipocyte function in mice with sepsis induced by cecal ligation and puncture.

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BACKGROUND To examine the effects of pioglitazone, peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma (PPAR-γ), on mortality and omental adipocyte function in mice with cecal ligation and puncture (CLP). METHODS Male mice were assigned to receive (1) vehicle/sham-operation, (2) pioglitazone/CLP, or (3) vehicle/CLP. Pioglitazone was injected… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2011.08.012

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@article{Tsujimura2011EffectsOP, title={Effects of pioglitazone on survival and omental adipocyte function in mice with sepsis induced by cecal ligation and puncture.}, author={Yukihiro Tsujimura and Takeshi Matsutani and A. Matsuda and Masahiko Kutsukake and Eiji Uchida and Koji Sasajima and Kazuhiro Tamura}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2011}, volume={171 2}, pages={e215-21} }