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Title Oxidative stress and inflammatory mechanisms in obesity, diabetes, and the metabolic syndrome / edited by Lester Packer, Helmut Sies.
Imprint Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.

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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 322 pages) : illustrations, charts.
Series Oxidative stress and disease ; 23
Oxidative stress and disease ; 23.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Oxidative stress.
Metabolic syndrome.
Obesity.
Diabetes.
Metabolic Syndrome -- physiopathology.
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 -- physiopathology.
Inflammation -- physiopathology.
Obesity -- physiopathology.
Oxidative Stress -- physiology.
Genre Electronic book.
Contents The metabolic syndrome defined / Neil J. Stone and Jennifer Berliner -- The metabolic syndrome: the question of balance between the pro-inflammatory effect of macronutrients and the anti-inflammatory effect of insulin / Paresh Dandona [and others] -- The role of oxidative stress in diseases associated with overweight and obesity / Ginger L. Milne [and others] -- Metabolic syndrome due to early life nutritional modifications / Malathi Srinivasan, Paul Mitrani, and Mulchand S. Patel -- Oxidative stress and antioxidants in the perinatal period / Hiromichi Shoji, Yuichiro Yamashiro, and Berthold Koletzko -- Maternal obesity, glucose intolerance, and inflammation in pregnancy / Janet C. King -- Obesity, nutrigenomics, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes / David Heber -- Post-prandial endothelial dysfunction, oxidative stress, and inflammation in type 2 diabetes / Antonio Ceriello -- Obesity and inflammation: implications for atherosclerosis / John Alan Farmer -- Oligomeric composition of adiponectin and obesity / T. Bobbert and Joachim Spranger -- Insulin-stimulated reactive oxygen species and insulin signal transduction / Barry J. Goldstein, Kalyankar Mahadev, and Xiangdong Wu.
Intracellular signaling pathways and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors in vascular health in hypertension and in diabetes / Farhad Amiri, Karim Benkirane, and Ernesto L. Schiffrin -- Role of uncoupling protein 2 in pancreatic [beta]-cell function: secretion and survival / Jingyu Diao, Catherine B. Chan, and Michael B. Wheeler -- Nutritional modulation of inflammation in metabolic syndrome / Uma Singh, Sridevi Devaraj, and Ishwarlal Jialal -- Dietary fatty acids and metabolic syndrome / Helen M. Roche -- Lipid-induced death of macrophages: implication for destabilization of atherosclerotic plaques / Oren Tirosh and Anna Aronis -- [Alpha]-lipoic acid prevents diabetes mellitus and endothelial dysfunction in diabetes-prone obese rats / Woo Je Lee, Ki-Up Lee, and Joong-Yeol Park -- Lipoic acid blocks obesity by reduced food intake, enhanced energy expenditure, and inhibited adipocyte differentiation / Jong-Min Park and An-Sik Chung -- Effects of conjugated linoleic acid and lipoic acid on insulin action in insulin-resistant obese Zucker rats / Erik J. Henriksen -- Trivalent chromium supplementation inhibits oxidative stress, protein glycosylation, and vascular inflammation in high glucose-exposed human erythrocytes and monocytes / Sushil K. Jain.
Other Author Packer, Lester.
Sies, H. (Helmut), 1942-
Other Title Print version: Oxidative stress and inflammatory mechanisms in obesity, diabetes, and the metabolic syndrome. Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008 9781420043785