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    • Adipokine Levels Are Altered by Shiftwork: A Preliminary Study 

      Crispim, Cibele Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Padilha, Heloisa Guarita [UNIFESP]; Zimberg, Ioná Zalcman [UNIFESP]; Waterhouse, Jim; Dattilo, Murilo [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP] (Informa Healthcare, 2012-01-01)
      Shiftwork is often associated with metabolic diseases, and in the past few years, several cytokines have been postulated to contribute to various diseases, including insulin resistance. the aim of this study was to compare ...

    • Adipokines during early abstinence of crack cocaine in dependent women reporting childhood maltreatment 

      Levandowski, Mateus L.; Viola, Thiago W.; Tractenberg, Saulo G.; Teixeira, Antonio L.; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP]; Bauer, Moises E.; Grassi-Oliveira, Rodrigo (Elsevier B.V., 2013-12-15)
      Childhood maltreatment has been associated with addiction and immune dysregulation, although neurobiological substrates underlying this association remain largely unknown. the aim of the study was to compare plasma levels ...

    • Adipokines, metabolic dysfunction and illness course in bipolar disorder 

      Mansur, Rodrigo B. [UNIFESP]; Rizzo, Lucas B. [UNIFESP]; Santos, Camila M. [UNIFESP]; Asevedo, Elson [UNIFESP]; Cunha, Graccielle R. [UNIFESP]; Noto, Mariane N. [UNIFESP]; Pedrini, Mariana [UNIFESP]; Zeni, Maiara [UNIFESP]; Cordeiro, Quirino; McIntyre, Roger S.; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP] (Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2016)
      Replicated evidence indicates that individuals with BD are differentially affected by metabolic comorbidities and that its occurrence is a critical mediator and/or moderator of BD outcomes. This study aimed to explore the ...

    • Adiponectin complexes composition in Japanese-Brazilians regarding their glucose tolerance status 

      Crispim, Felipe [UNIFESP]; Vendramini, Marcio F. [UNIFESP]; Moises, Regina S. [UNIFESP]; Japanese Brazilian Diabetes Study Group (Biomed Central Ltd, 2013-04-09)
      Background: Adiponectin circulates in different multimer complexes comprised of low molecular weight trimeric form (LMW), hexamer of middle molecular weight (MMW) and high molecular weight multimers (HMW). in Japanese-Brazilians, ...

    • Adiponectin gene and cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetic patients: a review of evidences 

      Ferrarezi, Daniela Andraus de Figueiredo; Cheurfa, Nadir; Reis, André Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Fumeron, Frédéric; Velho, Gilberto [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2007-03-01)
      Diabetic patients have a 3-fold higher risk of developing atherosclerosis and its clinical complications as compared to non-diabetic individuals. Part of the cardiovascular risk associated with diabetes is probably due to ...

    • Adiponectina: papel no processo inflamatório e na Esteatose Hepática Não-Alcóolica (EHNA) em adolescentes com obesidade, submetidos à terapia interdisciplinar 

      Ferreira, Sofia Emanuelle de Castro [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2018-12-17)
      Obesity Worldwide Represents A Public Health Problem, Compromising Life Expectancy In Children And Adolescents, Has Been Associated With Mortality And, Specifically, A Higher Risk Of Developing Diabetes And Cardiovascular ...

    • Are the beneficial cardiovascular effects of simvastatin and metformin also associated with a hormone-dependent mechanism improving insulin sensitivity? 

      Bulcão, Caroline [UNIFESP]; Giuffrida, Fernando de Mello Almada [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro-Filho, Fernando Flexa [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2007-02-01)
      In addition to lipid-lowering and cardiovascular protective actions, statins may have beneficial effects on insulin sensitivity. The objective of the present study was to evaluate the effect of simvastatin therapy on insulin ...

    • Association of ADIPOQ variants, total and high molecular weight adiponectin levels with coronary artery disease in diabetic and non-diabetic Brazilian subjects 

      Oliveira, Carolina S. V. [UNIFESP]; Saddi-Rosa, Pedro [UNIFESP]; Crispim, Felipe [UNIFESP]; Canani, Luis H.; Gerchman, Fernando; Giuffrida, Fernando M. A. [UNIFESP]; Vieira, Jose G. H. [UNIFESP]; Velho, Gilberto; Reis, Andre F. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2012-03-01)
      Objective: To investigate the association of ADIPOQ variants, total and high molecular weight adiponectin (HMW) adiponectin levels with the prevalence of diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease (CAD) diagnosed by ...

    • Association of genetic variants in the adiponectin encoding gene (ADIPOQ) with type 2 diabetes in Japanese Brazilians 

      Vendramini, Marcio F.; Pereira, Alexandre C.; Ferreira, Sandra R.; Kasamatsu, Teresa S.; Moises, Regina S. [UNIFESP]; Japanese Brazilian Diabet Study Gr (Elsevier B.V., 2010-03-01)
      Aim: the objective of this study is to assess the contribution of ADIPOQ variants to type 2 diabetes in Japanese Brazilians. Methods: We genotyped 200 patients with diabetes mellitus (100 male and 100 female, aged 55.0 ...

    • Avaliação de mediadores da resposta inflamatória em gestantes diabéticas 

      Gueuvoghlanian-Silva, Bárbara Yasmin [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-09-29)
      Background: Adiponectin is involved in glycemic regulation and in the physiopathology of obesity. Adiponectin gene polymorphisms may influence the expression of this molecule. The aims of this study were to assess adiponectin ...