TITLE

The macrophage at the intersection of immunity and metabolism in obesity

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome;2011, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the role of macrophages in mediation of inflammation in obesity in metabolic organs such as adipose tissue, skeletal muscle and liver. It is stated that the presence of immune cells with metabolic organs modulates both metabolic function as well as inflammatory responses in these organs.
ACCESSION #
67719343

 

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