Serum leptin, lipoprotein levels, and glucose homeostasis between national wrestlers and sedentary males


Yamaner F., BAYRAKTAROĞLU T., Atmaca H., Ziyagil M. A. , Tamer K.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.40, sa.3, ss.471-477, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-0905-27
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.471-477

Özet

Aim: Leptin is an important controller of the size of fat stores by inhibiting appetite. In wrestling, fat metabolism is important not only for aerobic energy system, but also for weight control and weight loss before competition The aim of this study was to measure and compare the scrum leptin levels, glucose homeostasis, and serum lipoproteins between Turkish national wrestlers and sedentary males