Obesity, insulin resistance, adipocytokines and breast cancer: New biomarkers and attractive therapeutic targets.

@article{Dalamaga2013ObesityIR,
  title={Obesity, insulin resistance, adipocytokines and breast cancer: New biomarkers and attractive therapeutic targets.},
  author={Maria Dalamaga},
  journal={World journal of experimental medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={34-42}
}
Worldwide, breast cancer (BC) represents the most common type of non-skin human malignancy and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths amid women in Western countries. Obesity and its metabolic complications have rapidly become major global health issues and are associated with increased risk for cancer, especially BC in postmenopausal women… CONTINUE READING