Published in AIDS Weekly, April 14th, 2003
G. Sonia Nagy and colleagues working at Harvard Medical School's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston investigated the "relationship between the adipocyte-derived hormone leptin, insulin resistance, and fat redistribution" in HIV patients.
Serum leptin levels were significantly altered in patients with abnormal fat distribution after antiretroviral therapy, Nagy and coauthors found.
The researchers examined 120...
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