Neuronal control of peripheral insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism

Abstract

M ore than one third of the adult population is obese in many countries, including newly industrialized states, making obesity a global human health problem1. Obesity is often accompanied by insulin resistance (the condition when cells fail to respond to insulin) and glucose intolerance (the inability of cells to clear glucose from the blood stream after a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms15259

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