Obesity and Inflammation (posters)


Perinatal Exposure to the Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Fluoxetine Results in Hepatic Lipid Accumulation and Inflammation
Nicole E De Long, Eric Barry, Christopher Pinelli, Geoffrey Wood, Daniel B Hardy, Katherine Mary Morrison, Valerie H Taylor, Hertzel C Gerstein and Alison C Holloway


Increased Intra/Whole Abdominal Fat Ratio and Blood CD4+ and CD25+ Levels, with Normal Fat/Lean Mass Ratio in Lmna-Mutated Lipodystophies, in Contrast with Obese Subjects, By Comparison with Controls
Kristell LE Mapihan, Anne-Sophie Parent, Samuel Boury, Olivier Lascols, Georges Lion, Myriam Labalette, Isabelle Wolowczuk and Marie-Christine Vantyghem


Resistin and Obesity
Elena Parreño Caparrós, Fátima Illán Gómez, Manolo Gonzálvez Ortega, Isabel Orea Soler, Maria Luisa Lozano Almela, Elena Arjonilla Sampedro and Maria Soledad Alcaraz Tafalla


Biologically Active Leptin-Related Synthetic Peptides Activate STAT3 Via Phosphorylation of ERK1/2 and PI-3K
Paul J Davis, Sheng-Huei Yang, Guei-Yun Cheng, Heng Yuan Tang, Hung-Yun Lin and Patricia Grasso


Twin Analyses Strongly Suggest That Elevated Body Mass Index Is Causally Related to Elevated C-Reactive Protein
Kathryn Elizabeth Berkseth, Eric D. Strachan, Eric Turkheimer, Carolyn J. Noonan, Ally R. Avery, Dedra S. Buchwald, Niloo Afari and Ellen A. Schur


Increased Endothelial Cell Stiffness and Impaired Diastolic Function in Western Diet Fed Female Mice
Annayya R. Aroor, Vincent G. DeMarco, Guanghong Jia, Zhe Sun, Mona Garro, Luis A. Martinez-Lemus, Gerald A. Meininger and James R. Sowers


Exercise Endurance of 5/6 Nephrectomized Mice Was Improved By Gastric Hormone Ghrelin through PGC1 Alpha-Dependent Activation of Muscle Mitochondria
Masanori Tamaki, Kazutoshi Miyashita, Masanori Mitsuishi, Shu Wakino, Koichi Hayashi and Hiroshi Itoh


Evaluation of Human Lymphocyte Proliferation Associated with Metabolic Syndrome
Julio César Sanchez, Oscar Alonso Pinzón, Diego Fernando López-Zapata and Juan Carlos Sepúlveda-Arias


Premorbid Obesity, but Not the Nutritional Regimen during Critical Illness, Prevented Illness-Induced Lean Tissue Wasting in Mice
Mirna Bastos Marques, Thomas Janssens, Fabian Güiza Grandas, Sarah Vander Perre, Sarah Derde, Greet Van den Berghe and Lies Langouche


Proopiomelanocortin and Leptin Measurements in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Lean and Obese Humans: Correlations with Plasma Leptin, Soluble Leptin Receptor and Insulin
Gabrielle Page-Wilson, Kana Meece, Michael Rosenbaum, Rudolph L Leibel, Anne White, Richard M. Smiley and Sharon L. Wardlaw


Resistance Training Improves Metainflammation and Body Composition in Obese Adolescents
Rachana Dahiya, Sarah P. Shultz, John Cardinal, Nuala Byrne, Andrew P. Hills, Kristen Gibbons, Louise S. Conwell, Mark Harris and Gary Martin Leong


Liver and Adipose Tissue (AT) T-Cells Do Not Contribute to the Insulin Resistance of Aging
Kanthi Bangalore Krishna, Robert o'Doherty, Maja Stefanovic-Racic, Ian Sipula, Nikolaus Dedousis and Gabriele Schoiswohl


Sad Fat: The Relationship Between Depression, Visceral Fat, and Markers of Inflammation before and after Weight Loss
Holly Eugenia Sikes Resuehr, Amy Miskimon Goss, Gordon Fisher, Gary Hunter, Richard Shelton and Barbara Ann Gower


Liver Steatosis in Obese Children and Its Associated Metabolic Impairment Are Influenced By Gender, Race and Pubertal Status and Reversed after Weight Reduction
Gabriel Ángel Martos-Moreno, Andrea Bartucci, Vicente Barrios, Arturo Minguez, Sara Sirvent, Guillermo Martínez, Federico G Hawkins and Jesús Argente


Immunomodulatory Effects of a New Thiazolidine Compound in C57BL/6J and C57BL/6J Ldlr -/- Mice with Metabolic Syndrome
Jacqueline Cavalcante Silva, Edson Mendes, Marcela Frota Cavalcante, Ivan da Rocha Pitta and Dulcineia Saes Parra Abdalla


Leptin and Ghrelin Secretion in Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Treated with Etanercept
Izabela Maciejewska-Paszek, Elzbieta Grochowska-Niedworok, Andrzej Siwiec, Lechoslaw Dul, Anna Gruenpeter and Tomasz Jerzy Irzyniec