Leptin and Autoimmune Diseases

  title={Leptin and Autoimmune Diseases},
  • Published 2017
Introduction: Leptin, an anti-obesity hormone, is also a regulator of the immune response which sends important signals regarding the metabolic status and immune system function. This hormone/cytokine can affect the secretion of acute phase proteins such as Interleukin-1 and TNF-α and facilitate communication between nutrition and Th1 immune response so… CONTINUE READING