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Adiponectin as a new paradigm for approaching Alzheimer's disease

Title
Adiponectin as a new paradigm for approaching Alzheimer's disease
Authors
Juhyun Song;Jong Eun Lee
Issue Date
2013
Journal Title
Anatomy and Cell Biology
ISSN
2093-3665
Citation
Anatomy and Cell Biology, Vol.46(4) : 229~234, 2013
Abstract
Adiponectin is an adipocytokine released by the adipose tissue and has multiple roles in the immune system and in the metabolic syndromes such as cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes, obesity and also in the neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer's disease. Adiponectin regulates the sensitivity of insulin, fatty acid catabolism, glucose homeostasis and anti-inflammatory system through various mechanisms. Previous studies demonstrated that adiponectin modulates memory and cognitive impairment and contributes to the deregulated glucose metabolism and mitochondrial dysfunction observed in Alzheimer's disease. Here, we aim to summarize recent studies that suggest the potential correlation between adiponectin and Alzheimer's disease.
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http://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/88599
DOI
10.5115/acb.2013.46.4.229
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