- February 13, 2009
- Your own work has focused on the cytokine IL-6. How important is adipose tissue in the production/effect of that cytokine in abdominal obesity? Is this cytokine atherogenic and diabetogenic?
- By Ulf Smith, MD, PhD, Professor of Internal Medicine, The Lundberg Laboratory for Diabetes Research, Center of Excellence for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden [1:15 min.] [3MB]