Plasma adiponectin levels in relation to carotid intima media thickness and markers of insulin resistance

Nilsson PM, Engstrom G, Hedblad B, Frystyk J, Persson MM, Berglund G, Flyvbjerg A. 

Circulating adiponectin is a marker for insulin sensitivity, derived from fat cells. It is largely unknown if adiponectin is also an independent marker for early atherosclerosis. (more) 

 


Nilsson PM, Engstrom G, Hedblad B, et al. Plasma adiponectin levels in relation to carotid intima media thickness and markers of insulin resistance. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2006;26:2758-2762. 

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