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Inflammation and race and gender differences in computerized tomography-measured adipose depots.

Abstract:

A growing body of evidence has consistently shown a correlation between obesity and chronic subclinical inflammation. It is unclear whether the size of specific adipose depots is more closely associated with concentrations of inflammatory markers than overall adiposity. This study investigated the relationship between inflammatory markers and computerized tomography-derived abdominal visceral and subcutaneous fat and thigh intermuscular and subcutaneous fat in older white and black adults. Da...

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10.1038/oby.2008.627

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.)
Volume:
17
Issue:
5
Pages:
1062-1069
Publication date:
2009-05-05
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EISSN:
1930-739X
ISSN:
1930-7381
URN:
uuid:1e7f599d-220f-4451-8426-c8f3de491d67
Source identifiers:
107647
Local pid:
pubs:107647

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