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10th European Congress of Endocrinology

Poster Presentations

Obesity

The influence of low calorie-high dietary fibres diet on the change of parameters of the metabolic syndrome
1General Hospital Subotica, Subotica, USA; 2General Hospital Cacak, Cacak, USA; 3General Hospital Vrbas, Vrbas, USA.
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Estradiol reverts the impairment of the natriuretic peptide system in a menopause-associated obesity model
1Federal University of Bahia, Bahia, Brazil; 2Federal University of Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais, Brazil; 3Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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Overweight and obesity in Iranian adolescents
National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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Obesity and it's hormonal profile in saudi population
Um-Alqura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
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Iranian overweight children and adolescents: who are seeking weight loss treatment?
Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht/Guilan, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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Insulin resistance, atherogenic dyslipidemia and other atherogenic factors in simple obesity and obesity with Acanthosis nigricans (an) in childhood
1Pediatric Department, Medical and Health Science Center, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary; 21st Deprtment of Internal Medicine, Medical and Health Science Center, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary.
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Tribbles pseudokinases and adipose tissue biology
German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany.
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Differences in the POMC methylation pattern in normal weight and obese individuals and regulation of MC-4R promoter activity by DNA methylation
1Institute of Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology, Charité University Children’s Hospital, Berlin, Germany; 2Institute of Neuropathology, Charité University Hospital, Berlin, Germany.
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Retinol-binding protein 4 (RBP-4) levels do not change after oral glucose tolerance test in obese and overweight individuals, but correlate with some indices of insulin resistance
1Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland; 2Department of Family Medicine, The Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland; 3Department of Quality Control and Radiological Protection, The Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland; 4Department of Biological Sciences, The University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.
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The obesity, physical activity status and dietary pattern in 10-12 years old girls of a mountainous region in north of Iran
1National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Tehran, Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran; 2Open University, Tonekabon, Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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Plasma adrenomedullin positively correlates to body mass index, and significantly decreases after bariatric surgery
1Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 2Research Department, BRAHMS AG, Biotechnology Centre, Hennigsdorf, Germany.
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Plasma osteopontin correlates with insulin resistance in obese subjects, but increases following bariatric surgery parallel to other markers of bone turnover
1Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 2Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 3Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
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Cholinergic regulation of meal induced ghrelin and PYY release is impaired in obesity
1Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 2Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
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NCEP-ATP-III defined metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes mellitus and prevalence of hypogonadism in male patients with sexual dysfunction
1Andrology Unit, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; 2Diabetes Section Geriatric Unit, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; 3Endocrinology Unit, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy; 4Endocrinology Unit, Maggiore-Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy; 5Endocrinology Unit, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.
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Interleukin-1sz is a positive regulator of TIARP/STAMP2 in 3T3-L1 adipocytes
University of Leipzig, Department of Internal Medicine III, Leipzig, Germany.
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Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) receptor knock-out prevents ovariectomy-induced obesity in mice
1Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition; and German Institute of Human Nutrition, Berlin and Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Germany; 2University of Cincinnati Genome Research Institute, Cincinnati, USA; 3Institute of Nutrition, University of Jena, Jena, Germany; 4Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland.
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Chronic central infusion of a ghrelin receptor (GHS-R1A) antagonist to rats: impact on ICV ghrelin-induced food intake and altered body composition
1Department of Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden; 2Institut des Biomolécules Max Mousseron, UMR 5247,CNRS, Univerity Montpellier I and II, Montpellier, France; 3Aeterna Zentaris, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
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Increased unsaturated fatty acids biosynthesis when pyruvate carboxylase is suppressed in adipocytes
1Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s hospital, Cambridge, UK; 2Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkog, Thailand; 3Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK; 4Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA; 5School of Molecular and Biomedical Science, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.
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Glomerular filtration rates as a cardiometabolic risk markers in obese women
1Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Faculty of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Zonguldak, Kozlu, Turkey; 2Gazi Osman Pasa University, Faculty of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Tokat, Turkey; 3Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Istanbul, Fatih/Capa, Turkey.
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Expression of adrenergic receptors and atrial natriuretic peptide in human adipose tissue of severe obese women and Rosiglitazone action during differentiation of human pre-adipocytes
1Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation- Section of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, University Medical School, Bari, Italy; 2Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; 3Department of Internal Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland; 4Nestlé Research Center, Lausanne, Switzerland.
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Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide downregulates expression and enzyme activity of 11[beta]-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase type 1
1German Institute of Human Nutrition, Nuthetal, Germany; 2Charite-Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany.
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Obesity in GDM: a registry of GDM in Portugal
1Endocrinology Department, Huc, Coimbra, Portugal; 2Maternity Alfredo Da Costa, Lisbon, Portugal; 3Endocrinology Department, Sto António Hospital, Oporto, Portugal.
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Sleep loss and metabolic response to breakfast
1Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany; 2Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany; 3Department of Neuroendocrinology, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany; 4Interdisciplinary Obesity Centre, Kantonspital St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland.
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Abdominal fat and atheromatosis risk factors in non-obese healthy subjects
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Isotope Treatment, Medical University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland; 2Department of Endocrinology, Arterial HYpertension and Metabolic Diseases, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland; 3Department of Metabolic Diseases, Collegium Medicum, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.
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The effect of fasting on substrate metabolism and growth hormone signaling
1Medical Department M (Endocrinology and Diabetes), Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark; 2Medical Department C, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark; 3Steno Diabetes Center, Gentofte, Denmark.
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Regulation of acylation stimulating protein by insulin in overweight and obese postmenopausal women: a MONET study
1Université de montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada; 2Université Laval, Québec, Canada; 3Université du Québec à Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada; 4University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
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Prevalence of obesity and overweight in Iranian middle aged adults
National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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Determination of dimerisation domains of the human melanocortin 4 receptor
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute for Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology, Berlin, Germany.
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Pentraxin 3 production in human visceral adipose tissue is associated with cardiovascular risk factors
1Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy; 2University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 3Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milan, Italy.
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Insulin and glucose regulates omentin-1, a novel adipokine: relation to women with the polycyastic ovary synfrome
1Endocrinology and Metabolism Group, Warwick Medical School, Clinical Sciences Research Institute, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK; 2Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, The Medical University of Lodz and Polish Mother’s Memorial Research Institute, Lodz, Poland; 31st Medical Department, University of Lübeck Medical School, Luebeck, Germany.
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Postnatal determination of ghrelin secretion levels and sexual dimorfism in the rat
1Endocrinología Molecular, Área de Investigación, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago (CHUS) and Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Ciber Fisiopatología de, Santiago de Compostela, Spain; 2Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Ciber Fisiopatología de Obesidad y Nutrición (CB 06/03). ISCIII, Santiago de Compostela, Spain; 3Departamento de Fisiología, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Ciber Fisiopatología de Obesidad y Nutrición (CB 06/03). ISCIII, Santiago de Compostela, Spain; 4Endocrinología Molecular, Área de Investigación, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago (CHUS) and Ciber Fisiopatología de Obesidad y Nutrición (CB 06/03). ISCIII, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
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The effect of polyunsaturated fatty acids enriched eggs on lipid profile and inflammatory markers
1C.I. Parhon Institute of Endocrinology, Bucharest, Romania; 2National Research, Development for Biology and Animal Nutrition Institute, Bucharest, Romania.
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Molecular insights in dysfunctions of the human melanocortin-4-receptor (MC4R) caused by mutations in the third transmembrane domain (TM3) and the second intracellular loop
1Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute for Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology, Berlin, Germany; 2Division of Nutrition and Metabolism, Department of Paediatrics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 3Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rheinische Kliniken Essen, Essen, Germany; 4Leipnitz Insitute for Molecular Pharmacology, Berlin, Germany; 5Institute for Human Genetics University Cologne, Cologne, Germany; 6GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health, Genome Analysis Center, Neuherberge, Germany.
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Ghrelin gene polymorphisms in Prader Willi Syndrome
1Division of Paediatrics, Department of Medical Science, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy; 2Division of Auxology, Research Institute, Italian Auxological Institute Foundation, S Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy; 3Paediatric and Autoimmune Endocrine Disease Unit, Research Institute, Bambino Gesú Children’ Hospital, Roma, Italy; 4Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, Research Institute, G Gaslini Hospital, Genova, Italy.
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Retinol-binding protein 4 is independently associated with insulin resistance in PCOS women
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité-University Medicine, Campus Benjamin Franklin and Department of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke, Berlin, Germany; 2Division of Neuroendocrinology, Department of Neurosurgery, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany.
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Glucagon suppression of total but not of acylated ghrelin is preserved in obesity: the impact on appetite control
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany; 2Medical Department- Innenstadt, University Hospital Munich, Munich, Germany; 3Department of Clinical Chemistry and Pathobiochemistry, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany; 4Division of Neuroendocrinology, Department of Neurosurgery, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany.
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Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) modulates inflammatory markers and regulates cell proliferation in subcutaneous adipose tissue
1German Institute of Human Nutrition, Nuthetal, Germany; 2Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charité- University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany; 3Friedrich-Schiller-University Medicine, Institute for Vascular Medicine, Jena, Germany.
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The volume of left hepatic lobe as metabolic marker, correlates with weight and not with height, both in obese or non-obese women and men
1SCM Povernei, Bucharest, Romania; 2Department of Endocrinology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania.
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Decreased NK cell functions from obese F344 rats can be altered after transfusion in lean littermates
1Institute for Functional and Applied Anatomy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; 2TD Metabolic Diseases, Sanofi-Aventis Pharma, Frankfurt, Germany; 3Department of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; 4Medical Clinic I, Charité, Berlin, Germany; 5Department of Endocrinology, Christie’s Hospital, Manchester, UK.
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Central resistin regulates both hypothalamic and peripheral lipid metabolism in a nutritional dependent fashion
1Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain; 2Obesity and Metabolic Health Division, Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, UK; 3Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK; 4CIBER of Obesity and Nutrition (ISCIII), Spain, Spain.
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The relationship between alteration in plasma inflammation, metabolic biomarkers and severe steatosis in a group of morbidly obese patients
1Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania; 2Elias University Hospital, Bucharest, Romania.
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Endocrine and metabolic alterations in narcoleptic patients as result of orexin-A reduction
1Endocrinology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, and Center for Applied Biomedical Research S Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Bologna University, Bologna, Italy; 2Department of Neurological Sciences, Alma Mater Bologna University, Bologna, Italy.
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Prevalence of non alcoholic steatohepatitis in diabetic patients with morbid obesity
1Endocrinology Department, Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain; 2Surgery Department, Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain.
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Dual effect of the adapter Grb14 on insulin action in primary mouse hepatocytes
Institut Cochin, Endocrinology Metabolism Cancer Department, Paris, France.
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Consequences of the modification of Grb14 expression level on adipocyte differentiation and metabolism
1Endocrinology Metabolism, Cancer Department, Institute Cochin, Paris, France; 2Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, Australia.
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25-Hydroxyvitamin D deficiency in premenopausal morbidly obese women
1Endocrinology and Nutrition Department. Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia, Spain; 2Endocrine Surgery Unit, Hospital Universiario La Fe, Valencia, Spain.
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Association study on three single nucleotide polymorphisms upstream and in the GIPR in obese and lean children from Berlin
1Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute for Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology, Berlin, Germany; 2GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health, Genome Analysis Center, Neuherberge, Germany; 3Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rheinische Kliniken Essen, Essen, Germany.
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Screening for mutations in the glucose-dependent insulinotrophic polypeptide receptor gene (GIPR) in obese patients with disturbed glucose tolerance
1Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin; Institute for Experimental Pediatric Endocrinology, Berlin, Germany; 2Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rheinische Kliniken Essen, Essen, Germany.
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Analysis of the central glucocorticoid feedback in patients with obesity, diabetes, and depression
1Department of Internal Medicine I, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany; 2Institute for Mathematics, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany.
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Relation of high-sensitive C-reactive protein and metabolic risk factors in overweight and obese women
1Gaziosmanpasa Universitiy, Tokat, Turkey; 2Zonguldak Karaelmas University, Zonguldak, Turkey; 3Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey.
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Relationship of visceral adiposity with plasma adiponectin concentration: effect of weight loss
1National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences and Food Technology, Shahid Beheshti University, M.C., Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran; 2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran; 3Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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The interrelationship between leptin, visfatin and CRP levels and insulin sensitivity assessed by euglycaemic clamp in obese women
1Institute of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Diseases of Metabolism, Belgrade, Serbia; 2Medical Faculty, Institute of Physiology, Belgrade, Serbia; 3Medical Faculty, Institute of Nutrition, Belgrade, Serbia; 4Medical Faculty, Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, Belgrade, Serbia.
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Obesity and adipocytokines
1Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ankara Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; 2Department of Radiology, Ankara Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; 3Department of Internal Medicine, Ankara Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; 4Duzen Laboratories Groups, Department of Hormone Research, Ankara, Turkey.
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Leptin decreases and glucose deprivation increases the generation of the soluble leptin receptor (sOb-R) in a cell model
1Institute for Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; 2Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany.
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The impact of middle term feeding with organic, low input and conventional diets on body composition and plasma leptin concentration in male rats
1Organic Foodstuffs Division, Department of Functional Food and Commodities, Faculty of Human Nutrition and Consumer Sciences, University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Warsaw, Poland; 2Department of Dietetics, Faculty of Human Nutrition and Consumer Sciences, University of Life Sciences – SGGW, Warsaw, Poland; 3Ecological Farming Group (NEFG), University of Newcastle, Nafferton Farm, Newcastle, UK.
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Prospective, Placebo controlled, randomized treatment of 67 obese children/adolescents with metformin
1Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Charité Childrens’Hospital, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Ostschweizer Kinderspital St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland; 3Department of Epidemiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany.
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Hyperandrogenism in pre- and post-menopausal obese women
1Department of Endocrinology, São João Hospital, Porto, Portugal; 2Faculty of Food and Nutritional Sciences, Porto, Portugal.
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Relationship between obesity, IL-17 and IL-23 and insulin resistance
1Institute Of Endocrinology, Belgrade, Serbia; 2Institute of Physiology, Belgrade, Serbia; 3Insitute of Microbiology and Immunology, Belgrade, Serbia; 4Insitute of Nutrition, Belgrade, Serbia.
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NMR study of ghrelin and desacyl-ghrelin with the growth hormone releasing receptor type 1a using living cells
1Área de Investigación, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela. CIBER Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y Nutrición (CB, Santiago de Compostela, A Corun, Spain; 2Unidad de Resonancia Magnética, RIAIDT, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain.
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C-reactive protein and insulin sensitivity in severe obese women with and without metabolic syndrome
1Institute for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Diseases of Metabolism, Belgrade, Serbia; 2Institute for Nutrition, Belgrade, Serbia.
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Activated protein C levels in obesity and weight loss influence
1Doctor Peset University Hospital, Valencia, Spain; 2Research Center, La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, Spain; 3La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, Spain; 4Research Center, La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, Spain; 5Doctor Peset University Hospital, Valencia, Spain; 6Doctor Peset University Hospital, Valencia, Spain.
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Determination of obesity and its relationship with hypertension among Semnanian adults, Iran
1National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran; 2MOH and ME, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran; 3Nutrition Department, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.
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Development of metabolic syndrome is associated with impaired quality of life: longitudinal data from the North West Adelaide Health Study
1Endocrine and Diabetes Service, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Health Service, Woodville, South Australia, Australia; 2Diabetes Clearing House, Population Research and Outcome Studies Unit, Department of Health, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; 3Population Research and Outcome Studies Unit, Department of Health, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
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Novel potent and selective non-peptide ligands of ghrelin receptor: characterization of endocrine and extraendocrine actions
1Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy; 2UMR 5247, Institute of Biomolecules Max Mousseron (IBMM), Faculté de Pharmacie, Université Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France; 3Aeterna Zentaris, Frankfurt, Germany.
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