Molecular Basis of Pathogenesis of Ectopic Fat Deposition in DM2 – An Overview

The presence of fat, beyond physiological limits, in organs, other than the adipose tissue, like the liver, the skeletal muscle, the heart and the pancreas etc. is called ectopic fat. It causes specific organ dysfunction in the tissues concerned. The importance of the ectopic fat is that it is connected to peripheral tissue insulin resistance,…
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February 7, 2020 0