Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade ordet SIK2.
Sammanfattning : Adipose tissue does not only store and release energy in response to hormones, it is also known as an endocrine organ, secreting important factors and hormones that influence for example appetite and insulin sensitivity. The association of type 2 diabetes with obesity has been known for quite some time. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes (T2D) are metabolic diseases that increase rapidly in the modern society. The underlying mechanisms are complex and involve both environmental and genetic factors. Adipose tissue is an important organ for maintaining whole body energy homeostasis. LÄS MER
3. Relevance of the salt-inducible kinase network for the development of high blood pressure and cardiac hypertrophy
Sammanfattning : Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a multifactorial condition that remains a big worldwide problem. 95% of all hypertensive people suffer from essential hypertension with unknown causes. This can cause different heart diseases such as cardiac hypertrophy (CH), a condition which can ultimately lead to heart failure. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The significance of adipose tissue and obesity has been recognized in numerous pathologies. However, the mechanisms behind this connection are not yet completely understood. LÄS MER