Jun 2015 International journal of obesity (2005)

CD28 deletion improves obesity-induced liver steatosis but increases adiposity in mice.

Auteurs

Poggi M, Morin SO, Bastelica D, Govers R, Canault M, Bernot D, Georgelin O, Verdier M, Burcelin R, Olive D, Alessi MC, Peiretti F, Nunès JA

Résumé

Lymphocytes have a critical role in visceral adipose tissue (AT) inflammation. The CD28 costimulatory molecule is required for lymphocyte activation and for the development of a functional regulatory T cells (Tregs) compartment; however, its role during obesity is unknown.

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