Obesity: Basic Science (posters)


Uric Acid Promotes Aortic Stiffness and Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction in Mice Fed a Western Diet
Guanghong Jia, Javad Habibi, Annayya R. Aroor, Zhe Sun, Lixin Ma, Vincent G. DeMarco, Brian P Bostick, Melvin R Hayden, Adam T Whaley-Connell, Gerald A. Meininger and James R. Sowers


Overexpression of Steroid Receptor Coactivator 2 (SRC-2) in Adipose Tissue Leads to Hepatic Steatosis, Obesity and Insulin Resistance
Jianqiang Mao, San-Pin Wu, Chad J. Creighton, Sophia Y Tsai, Ming-Jer Tsai and Francesco J. DeMayo


Hematopoietic Stem Cells Contribute to Sexually Dimorphic Inflammatory Responses to Obesity
Kanakadurga Singer, Nidhi Maley, Taleen Mergian, Jennifer DelProposto, Kae Won Cho, Gabriel Martinez-Santibanez, Brian Zamarron and Carey N. Lumeng


GNB3 Overexpression Causes Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
Alev Cagla Ozdemir, Grace M Wynn and Mary K Rudd


Maternal Obesity Leads to Ovarian Inflammation and Upregulation of Early Growth Response Factor (Egr)-1
Meghan Lynne Ruebel, Kartik Shankar, Dana Gaddy, Horacio Gomez-Acevedo, Forrest Lindsey and Aline Andres


Exercise Browns Intramyocellular Lipid in Diet-Induced Obesity
David Tyson, Xin Wu, Gunes Uzer, Janet E Rubin and Maya Styner



Two Sides of the Same Coin: Consequences of Testosterone Replacement in a Rat Model of Metabolic Syndrome
Licy L. Yanes Cardozo, Rodrigo Maranon, Jana Ball, Jane F. Reckelhoff and Damian G. Romero


Using Systems Approach to Identify Novel Genes Involved in High-Fat Diet Response in Mice Liver
Juan Du, Amy Leung, Candi Trac, Liang Zhou, Brian W. Parks, Aldons J Lusis, Rama Natarajan and Dustin E. Schones


Metabolic Effects of Genetically Modified High Oleic Soybean Oil in Mice
Poonamjot Deol, Johannes F Fahrmann, Dmitry Grapov, Jun Yang, Jane R Evans, Antonia Rizo, Cynthia Perea, Oliver Fiehn and Frances M. Sladek


Gper/GPR30 Agonist G-1 Increases Mitochondrial Biogenesis in Adipocytes, Attenuates Adiposity and Improves Glucose Intolerance in Ovariectomized Mice
Geetanjali Sharma, Chelin Hu, Nicholas P Gannon, Roger A Vaughan, Kristina A Trujillo, Helen J Hathaway and Eric R Prossnitz


Exercise Counteracts Diet-Induced Inhibition of Thermogenesis in Female Sheep
Belinda A Henry, John-Paul Fuller-Jackson and Iain J. Clarke


Neonatal Nutritional Programming Impairs Hypothalamic Responsiveness to Adiponectin
Mariana Peduti Halah, Paula Beatriz Marangon, Jose Antunes-Rodrigues and Lucila Elias


Ginkgo Biloba Extract Attenuates Inflammation in Retroperitoneal Adipose Tissue Depot of Obese Rats
Bruna Kelly Sousa Hirata, Ana Paula Segantine Dornellas, Luciana Chagas Caperuto, Lila Missae Oyama, Eliane Beraldi Ribeiro and Monica Marques Telles


C1q/TNF-Related protein3 (CTRP3) Levels Are Significantly Decreased in Human Obesity
Risa M Wolf, Kimberley E Steele, Leigh Peterson, Thomas H Magnuson, Michael A Schweitzer and G. William Wong