Adiponectin, Volume 90

1st Edition

Hardcover ISBN: 9780123983138
eBook ISBN: 9780123983190
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 26th September 2012
Page Count: 480
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Table of Contents

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Chapter One Lifestyle Factors Increasing Adiponectin Synthesis and Secretion

1 Introduction

2 Lifestyle Factors That Increase Adiponectin Synthesis and Secretion

3 Mechanisms for Lifestyle-Mediated Effects on Adiponectin

4 Conclusions

Chapter Two Molecular Tools to Characterize Adiponectin Activity

1 Introduction

2 Analysis of the Cellular Biology

3 Protein Structures

4 Searching for New Interaction Partners

5 Signaling Cascades and Physiological Effect

6 Conclusion

Chapter Three Nutritional and Hormonal Modulation of Adiponectin and its Receptors adipoR1 and adipoR2

1 Introduction

2 Nutritional Regulation of Adiponectin and Adiponectin Receptors

3 Hormonal Regulation of Adiponectin and Adiponectin Receptors

4 Conclusion

Chapter Four Regulation and Function of Adiponectin Receptors in Skeletal Muscle

1 Introduction

2 Adiponectin and Adiponectin Receptors

3 Adiponectin Signaling and Function in Skeletal Muscle

4 Transcriptional Regulation of AdipoRs in Skeletal Muscle Under Different Physiological and Pathophysiological Conditions

5 Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Muscle AdipoRs Transcription

6 Posttranscriptional Regulation of AdipoRs in Skeletal Muscle

7 Concluding Remarks

Chapter Five Screening for Adiponectin Secretion Regulators

1 Introduction

2 PPARγ-Dependent Adiponectin Secretion Regulators

3 PPAR γ-Independent Adiponectin Secretion Regulators

4 Other Adiponectin Secretion Regulators

5 Conclusions

Chapter Six Adiponectin and PPARγ

1 PPARγ Activity Correlates with Adiponectin Hormone Levels

2 PPARγ Regulates Adiponectin Gene Transcription

3 PPARγ Regulates Adiponectin Hormone Secretion

4 PPARγ and Adiponectin Regulate Simil


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