Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, September 28th, 2009
"Consequently, during the early stages of obesity, hypoxic conditions cause an increase in the level of hypoxia-inducible factor 1 alpha (HIF1 alpha) expression. Using a transgenic model of overexpression of a constitutively active form of HIF1 alpha, we determined that HIF1 alpha fails to induce the expected proangiogenic response. In contrast, we...
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