The Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α in Inducing Insulin Resistance in the Renin-Angiotensin System

@article{Iwai2005TheRO,
  title={The Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α in Inducing Insulin Resistance in the Renin-Angiotensin System},
  author={Masaru Iwai and Masaki Mogi and Masatsugu Horiuchi},
  journal={Hypertension Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={28},
  pages={701-702}
}
Recent evidences suggest that insulin resistance is one of the most important factors in cardiovascular diseases. Insulin resistance is also involved in metabolic syndrome, a clustering of atherosclerotic metabolic abnormalities. In the therapeutic strategies for metabolic syndrome, the relation between the action of insulin and the renin-angiotensin system… CONTINUE READING