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Fantuzzi, Giamila

Adipose Tissue and Adipokines in Health and Disease

Fantuzzi, Giamila - Adipose Tissue and Adipokines in Health and Disease, ebook

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Table of contents

I.Adipose Tissue: Structure and Function

1. The Adipose Organ
Saverio Cinti

2. Metabolism of White Adipose Tissue
Michel Beylot

3. Leptin
Malaka B. Jackson, Rexford S. Ahima

4. Adiponectin
Aimin Xu, Yu Wang, Karen S. L. Lam

II.Adipokines as Regulators of Immunity and Inflammation

5. Vasoactive Factors and Inflammatory Mediators Produced in Adipose Tissue
Gema Frühbeck

6. Regulation of the Immune Response by Leptin
Víctor Sánchez-Margalet, Patricia Fernández-Riejos, Carmen González-Yanes, Souad Najib, Consuelo Martín-Romero, José Santos-Alvarez

7. Leptin in Autoimmune Diseases
Giuseppe Matarese

8. Leptin and Gastrointestinal Inflammation
Arvind Batra, Britta Siegmund

9. Adiponectin and Inflammation
Yuji Matsuzawa

III.Interactions Between Adipocytes and Immune Cells

10. Macrophages, Adipocytes, and Obesity
Anthony W. Ferrante

11. Interactions of Adipose and Lymphoid Tissues
Caroline M. Pond

12. Adipose Tissue and Mast Cells
George N. Chaldakov, Anton B. Tonchev, Nese Tuncel, Pepa Atanassova, Luigi Aloe

13. Bone Marrow Adipose Tissue
Patrick Laharrague, Louis Casteilla

IV.Weight Gain and Weight Loss

14. The Epidemiology of Obesity
Carol A. Braunschweig

15. Environmental Aspects of Obesity
Lisa Diewald, Meredith S. Dolan, Myles S. Faith

16. Developmental Perspectives on the Origins of Obesity
Christopher W. Kuzawa, Peter D. Gluckman, Mark A. Hanson

17. Genetics of Obesity
John R. Speakman

18. Inherited and Acquired Lipodystrophies
Vinaya Simha, Anil K. Agarwal

19. Mechanisms of Cachexia
Robert H. Mak, Wai W. Cheung

20. Effect of Weight Loss on Disease
Sergio Josè Bardaro, Dennis Hong, Lee Swanström

V.Adipose Tissue and Disease

21. Adipose Tissue and Insulin Resistance
Stephen E. Borst

22. Adipokines in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Ancha Baranova, Zobair M. Younossi

23. Adiposity and Cancer
Eugenia E. Calle

24. Obesity and the Heart
Alison M. Morris, Paul Poirier, Robert H. Eckel

25. Obesity and Asthma
Elisabeth Luder

26. Adiposity and Kidney Disease
Srinivasan Beddhu, Bonnie Ching-Ha Kwan

27. Obesity and Joint Disease
Andrew J. Teichtahl, Anita E. Wluka, Flavia M. Cicuttini

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Keywords: MEDICAL / Public Health MED078000

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2007
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781597453707

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