Published in Cardiovascular Week, December 5th, 2005
According to a study from South Korea, "The adiponectin gene is known to modulate adiponectin concentrations and diabetes mellitus development. We assessed whether adiponectin gene variants contribute to circulating adiponectin, insulin resistance (IR), or cardiovascular disease risk factors."
Y. Jang and colleagues of Yonsei University explained, "Nondiabetic subjects [n=902; x±SE age: 42.5±0.53 y; body mass index (BMI; in kg/m2):24.7±0.11] were genotyped for 2 single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs), 45T ->G...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Cardiovascular Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.