The clinical implications of blood adiponectin in cardiometabolic disorders.

Abstract

Adipose tissue is now accepted by the scientific and medical community to be a genuine endocrine organ, in addition to its classical role as an energy store. Adiponectin is one of the many adipocytokines that are secreted almost exclusively by adipose tissue. Alteration in blood adiponectin concentrations has been linked to many human diseases in numerous… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0929-6646(09)60079-6

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@article{Chang2009TheCI, title={The clinical implications of blood adiponectin in cardiometabolic disorders.}, author={Lin-Chau Chang and Kuo-Chin Huang and Yen-Wen Wu and Hsien-Li Kao and Chien-Jen Chen and Ling-ping Lai and Juey-Jen Hwang and Wei-Shiung Yang}, journal={Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi}, year={2009}, volume={108 5}, pages={353-66} }