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Adipokines

Polypeptides produced by the ADIPOCYTES. They include LEPTIN; ADIPONECTIN; RESISTIN; and many cytokines of the immune system, such as TUMOR NECROSIS FACTOR-ALPHA; INTERLEUKIN-6; and COMPLEMENT FACTOR D (also known as ADIPSIN). They have potent autocrine, paracrine, and endocrine functions.
Also Known As:
Adipocytokines; Adipokine
Networked: 3979 relevant articles (86 outcomes, 584 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Blüher, Matthias: 38 articles (07/2015 - 07/2006)
2. Fasshauer, Mathias: 36 articles (10/2015 - 04/2004)
3. Stumvoll, Michael: 34 articles (10/2015 - 11/2004)
4. Aller, R: 29 articles (11/2015 - 01/2007)
5. Izaola, O: 28 articles (11/2015 - 01/2007)
6. Xu, Aimin: 28 articles (08/2015 - 06/2005)
7. de Luis, D A: 23 articles (11/2015 - 01/2007)
8. Gualillo, Oreste: 23 articles (01/2015 - 06/2007)
9. Conde, R: 23 articles (10/2013 - 01/2007)
10. Scherer, Philipp E: 22 articles (09/2015 - 09/2003)

Related Diseases

1. Insulin Resistance
2. Obesity
3. Inflammation
4. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction)
5. Atherosclerosis

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Insulin (Novolin)
2. Adiponectin
3. Leptin
4. Glucose (Dextrose)
5. Cytokines
6. Resistin
7. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar)
8. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)
9. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)
10. Lipids

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Bariatric Surgery
2. Caloric Restriction
3. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass)
4. Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis (CAPD)
5. Fat-Restricted Diet (Diet, Fat Restricted)