Is interleukin-1β a culprit in macrophage-adipocyte crosstalk in obesity?

@inproceedings{Bing2015IsIA,
  title={Is interleukin-1β a culprit in macrophage-adipocyte crosstalk in obesity?},
  author={C. Si. Bing},
  booktitle={Adipocyte},
  year={2015}
}
Adipose tissue remodeling occurs in obesity, characterized by adipocyte hypertrophy and increased infiltration of macrophages which also shift to a proinflammatory phenotype. Factors derived from these macrophages significantly alter adipocyte function, such as repressing adipogenesis, inducing inflammatory response and desensitizing insulin action. As… CONTINUE READING