Sex differences in metabolic homeostasis, diabetes, and obesity

Abstract

There are fundamental aspects of the control of metabolic homeostasis that are regulated differently in males and females. This sex asymmetry represents an evolutionary paradigm for females to resist the loss of energy stores. This perspective discusses the most fundamental sex differences in metabolic homeostasis, diabetes, and obesity. Together, the role… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13293-015-0033-y

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