Adiponectin and raised mortality in type 1 diabetes: any credible explanatory mechanisms?

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  • Editorial Comment on the original article ‘Serum adiponectin is an independent predictor of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in adults with type 1 diabetes’ by Thomas, Merlin et al. for the Journal of Internal Medicine.

Naveed Sattar, Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences, BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, 126 University Place, Glasgow G12 8TA, UK.
(fax: +44-(0)-141-330-6972; e-mail: naveed.sattar@glasgow.ac.uk).

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