Serum leptin and cytokines in whole blood in relation to clinical and nutritional status in cystic fibrosis

OBJECTIVES: Leptin plays an important role in the energy balance and may be affected by hormonal and metabolic derangement associated with chronic disease. The aim of this study was to assess the correlation between leptin, proinflammatory cytokines and nutritional status with regard to clinical sta...

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Published in:Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, Vol. 43, No. 2 (2006), p. 228-33
Main Author: Schmitt-Grohé, Sabina
Other Involved Persons: Hippe, Valerie ; Igel, Michael ; von Bergmann, Klaus ; Posselt, Hans G ; Krahl, Andreas ; Smaczny, Christina ; Wagner, Thomas O F ; Nikolaizik, Wilfried ; Lentze, Michael J ; Zielen, Stefan
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 16.10.2006
Date Revised 31.07.2006
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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