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Remodeling phenotype of human subcutaneous adipose tissue macrophages.

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BACKGROUND: Adipose tissue macrophages (ATMs) have become a focus of attention recently because they have been shown to accumulate with an increase in fat mass and to be involved in the genesis of insulin resistance in obese mice. However, the phenotype and functions of human ATMs are still to be defined. METHODS AND RESULTS: The present study, performed on human subcutaneous AT, showed that ATMs from lean to overweight individuals are composed of distinct macrophage subsets based on the exp...

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Journal:
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Volume:
117
Issue:
6
Pages:
806-815
Publication date:
2008-02-01
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EISSN:
1524-4539
ISSN:
0009-7322
Language:
English
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22727
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2012-12-19

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