Adipokines and ghrelin in gastric cancer cachexia


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KEREM M., Ferahkose Z., Yilman U. T. , PAŞAOĞLU H., Ofluoglu E., BEDİRLİ A., ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.14, no.23, pp.3633-3641, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 23
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.14.3633
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3633-3641
  • Keywords: gastric cancer, cachexia, resistin, ghrelin, leptin, adiponectin, insuline, CELL LUNG-CANCER, SYSTEMIC INFLAMMATORY RESPONSE, INHIBITS INSULIN-SECRETION, WEIGHT-LOSS, BETA-CELLS, ADIPONECTIN, LEPTIN, RESISTIN, HORMONE, OBESITY

Abstract

AIM: To investigate the roles of the adipocytokines, ghrelin and leptin in gastric cancer cachexia.