Low Omentin-1 Levels Are Related with Clinical and Metabolic Parameters in Obese Children


Catli G., Anik A., ABACI A., Kume T., Bober E.

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES, vol.121, no.10, pp.595-600, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 121 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0033-1355338
  • Journal Name: EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.595-600
  • Keywords: obesity, omentin-1, childhood, insulin resistance, DIABETES-SUSCEPTIBILITY GENES, DEPOT-SPECIFIC ADIPOKINE, HUMAN ADIPOSE-TISSUE, INDEPENDENT REPLICATION, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, IDENTIFICATION, INFLAMMATION, ADOLESCENTS, MELLITUS, HEIGHT
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: This is the first clinical study evaluating the relation of serum omentin 1 levels with anthropometric and metabolic parameters in obese children with a particular interest to identify the possible role of omentin 1 in childhood obesity and related metabolic disturbances.