9. Adipose Tissue-Derived Factors

  1. Keith Frayn and
  2. Sara Stanner

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774663.ch9

Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

How to Cite

Frayn, K. and Stanner, S. (eds) (2008) Adipose Tissue-Derived Factors, in Cardiovascular Disease: Nutrition and Emerging Risk Factors: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774663.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101660

Online ISBN: 9780470774663

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Keywords:

  • obesity;
  • acylation stimulating protein;
  • cardiovascular disease;
  • adipose tissue-derived cytokines;
  • angiotensinogen

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Leptin

  • Acylation Stimulating Protein (ASP)

  • Engine Start Requirements

  • The Impact of Ambient Temperature and Pressure

  • Adiponectin

  • Adipose Tissue-Derived Cytokines

  • Angiotensinogen

  • Resistin

  • Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors (PPARs)

  • Other Adipose Factors Associated with Cardiovascular Disease

  • Nutritional Regulation of Adipocyte Factors

  • Physical Activity and Adipokines

  • Genetic Determinants of Adipokines

  • Conclusion

  • Key Points

  • Recommendations for Future Research

  • Key References