Mature subcutaneous and visceral adipocyte concentrations of adiponectin are highly correlated in prepubertal children and inversely related to body mass index standard deviation score

Matthew A Sabin, Jeffrey M P Holly, Julian P Hamilton-Shield, Steve J Turner, Malcolm J Grohmann, Claire E H Stewart-Paton, Elizabeth C Crowne

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Abstract

Adiponectin is an adipocyte-specific protein with insulin-sensitizing properties. Several studies have examined the expression of adiponectin mRNA or tissue/secreted protein levels in fat obtained from adults, but none has assessed tissue levels in childhood.
Translated title of the contributionMature subcutaneous and visceral adipocyte concentrations of adiponectin are highly correlated in prepubertal children and inversely related to Body Mass Index Standard Deviation Score
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)332 - 335
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Volume91
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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