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Adiponectin

Known as: Adipocyte Complement Related Protein 30 kDa, apM-1 Protein, Adipose Most Abundant Gene Transcript 1 
A 30-kDa COMPLEMENT C1Q-related protein, the most abundant gene product secreted by FAT CELLS of the white ADIPOSE TISSUE. Adiponectin modulates… 
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Abstract—In this review article, the crucial roles of adipocytes in the development of so-called metabolic syndrome and vascular… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Adiponectin is secreted by adipose cells and mimics many metabolic actions of insulin. However, mechanisms by which adiponectin… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Adiponectin (Ad) is a hormone secreted by adipocytes that regulates energy homeostasis and glucose and lipid metabolism. However… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Here we investigated the biological functions of adiponectin/ACRP30, a fat-derived hormone, by disrupting the gene that encodes… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The adipocyte-derived hormone adiponectin has been proposed to play important roles in the regulation of energy homeostasis and… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Adiponectin is an adipocyte-derived hormone. Recent genome-wide scans have mapped a susceptibility locus for type 2 diabetes and… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Insulin resistance and its dreaded consequence, type 2 diabetes, are major causes of atherosclerosis. Adiponectin is an adipose… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Adiponectin is a novel, adipose-specific protein abundantly present in the circulation, and it has antiatherogenic properties. We… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We isolated the human adipose-specific and most abundant gene transcript, apM1 (Maeda, K., et al., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Among the many adipocyte-derived endocrine factors, we recently found an adipocyte-specific secretory protein…