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Exploring the crosstalk between adipose tissue and the cardiovascular system.

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Obesity is a clinical entity critically involved in the development and progression of cardiovascular disease (CVD), which is characterised by variable expansion of adipose tissue (AT) mass across the body as well as by phenotypic alterations in AT. AT is able to secrete a diverse spectrum of biologically active substances called adipocytokines, which reach the cardiovascular system via both endocrine and paracrine routes, potentially regulating a variety of physiological and pathophysiologic...

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Peer reviewed
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10.4070/kcj.2017.0041

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM; RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Oxford college:
Trinity College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM; RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
RDM; RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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National Institute for Health Research More from this funder
European Commission More from this funder
NovoNordisk Foundation More from this funder
Publisher:
Korean Society of Cardiology Publisher's website
Journal:
Korean Circulation Journal Journal website
Volume:
47
Issue:
5
Pages:
670-685
Publication date:
2017-09-05
Acceptance date:
2017-04-04
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EISSN:
1738-5555
ISSN:
1738-5520
Pubs id:
pubs:732964
URN:
uri:d8886bfd-0962-4df1-9150-3d560228f7a5
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uuid:d8886bfd-0962-4df1-9150-3d560228f7a5
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pubs:732964

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