Mechanisms of insulin resistance in obesity.


Obesity increases the risk for type 2 diabetes through induction of insulin resistance. Treatment of type 2 diabetes has been limited by little translational knowledge of insulin resistance although there have been several well-documented hypotheses for insulin resistance. In those hypotheses, inflammation, mitochondrial dysfunction, hyperinsulinemia and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11684-013-0262-6


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@article{Ye2013MechanismsOI, title={Mechanisms of insulin resistance in obesity.}, author={Jianping Ye}, journal={Frontiers of medicine}, year={2013}, volume={7 1}, pages={14-24} }