Pathogenesis of insulin resistance in metabolic obesity

L. S. Litvinova, E. V. Kirienkova, I. O. Mazunin, M. A. Vasilenko, N. S. Fattakhov

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This review considers molecular mechanisms of insulin resistance developed under conditions of metabolic inflammation; special attention is paid to analysis of the results of experimental and clinical studies work aimed at identifying molecular targets for the development of new methods for prevention and treatment of insulin resistance.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)192-202
Number of pages11
JournalBiochemistry (Moscow) Supplement Series B: Biomedical Chemistry
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2014
Externally publishedYes


  • insulin resistance
  • metabolic syndrome
  • obesity
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus


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