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Luciana Chagas Caperuto in research grants and scholarships supported by FAPESP.
The obesity-associated insulin resistance affects largely the world population, due to a hypercaloric diet and hyperlipidemic linked to a sedentary lifestyle. Increasingly people trying to take their routine functional foods ensure the maintenance of health and inhibit the development of diseases such as hypertension, cancer, diabetes, obesity, and resistance insulin. It is in this scen...
Insulin resistance is an essential component in the pathophysiology of diseases with high prevalence in the population, as obesity, diabetes mellitus type 2 and plurimetabolic syndrome. The BMPs proteins are a subclass of the superfamily of growth factors and transformation (TGF-beta). Changes in expression of BMPs have already been described in pathologies related to diabetes mellitus....
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(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)
CAPERUTO, Luciana Chagas. Regulação hormonal do receptor de insulina e seus substratos em tecido adiposo de ratos submetidos a modelos de resistência à insulina. 2004. 84f. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (00/00846-7)