Perspective of Small-Molecule AdipoR Agonist for Type 2 Diabetes and Short Life in Obesity


Obesity associated with unhealthy diet and lack of exercise is shown to contribute to the onset and/or aggravation of the metabolic syndrome and diabetes, thus placing affected individuals at increased risk of cardiovascular disease and cancer. Plasma adiponectin levels are decreased in obesity, which causes insulin resistance and diabetes. Therefore, we… (More)
DOI: 10.4093/dmj.2015.39.5.363


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