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The Year in Diabetes and Obesity (1)

Edited by Edited by Alvin C. Powers (Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee) and Rexford S. Ahima (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
The Year in Diabetes and Obesity (1)

Published: April 2013

Volume 1281

In-depth review articles on timely topics in obesity and diabetes research.
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In this series, the contributors explore timely topics in obesity and diabetes research, including scholarly reviews on the role of inflammatory cytokines in the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes; cardiovascular disease and glycemic control in type 2 diabetes; similarities and differences in type 2 diabetes in Asian compared to white Caucasian populations; Islet β cell mass in diabetes and how it relates to function, birth, and death; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in obese and diabetic individuals; metabolic syndrome in children; physical activity in obesity and metabolic syndrome; human adipose dynamics and metabolic health; the genetics of human obesity; and managing obesity in primary care practice.