Friday Jul 18
In vitro interaction between resistin and peroxisome...
In prepubertal pigs, PPARI3 and PPARI expression was highest in LF; however, PPARI2 expression did not differ among SF, MF and LF.
The Washington Post
Diabetes Drug Shows Slight Effect on Dementia in German Study
Older Germans who took Takeda Pharmaceutical Co.' s diabetes medicine Actos were slightly less likely to develop dementia, according to a study that may do little to resolve questions about the drug's usefulness.
Early induction of a brown-like phenotype by rosiglitazone in the...
The epicardial adipose tissue is "hypertrophied" in the obese. Thiazolidinediones are anti-diabetic, hypolipidemic drugs and are selective agonists for the gamma isoform of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor .
A systems biology approach to understand the pathophysiological...
Cardiac pathological hypertrophy is associated with a significantly increased risk of coronary heart disease and has been observed in diabetic patients treated with rosiglitazone whereas most published studies do not suggest a similar increase in risk of cardiovascular events in pioglitazone-treated diabetic subjects.