Serum levels of adiponectin and IGFBP-1 in short children born small for gestational age.

@article{Kamoda2007SerumLO,
  title={Serum levels of adiponectin and IGFBP-1 in short children born small for gestational age.},
  author={Tomohiro Kamoda and Hiroki Nozue and Akira Matsui},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  year={2007},
  volume={66 2},
  pages={290-4}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to quantify serum adiponectin concentrations in short children born small for gestational age (SGA) compared with those in children born appropriate for gestational age (AGA), and to assess the relationship between the serum levels of adiponectin and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) known as a predictor of the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Sixteen prepubertal short children… CONTINUE READING

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