The balance between leptin and adiponectin in the control of carcinogenesis - focus on mammary tumorigenesis.


A number of studies indicate that a growing list of cancers may be influenced by obesity. In obese individuals these cancers can be more frequent and more aggressive resulting in reduced survival. One of the most prominent and well characterized cancers in this regard is breast cancer. Obesity plays a complex role in breast cancer and is associated with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.biochi.2012.06.013


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