- From blood monocytes to adipose tissue-resident macrophages: induction of diapedesis by human mature adipocytesCyrile A Curat
Department of Cardiovascular Physiology, J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, D 60596 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Diabetes 53:1285-92. 2004..These results indicate that adipokines, such as leptin, activate ECs, leading to an enhanced diapedesis of blood monocytes, and suggesting that fat mass growth might be linked to inflammatory processes...
- Discoidin domain receptor 1 controls growth and adhesion of mesangial cellsCyrile A Curat
Georg Speyer Haus, Institute for Biomedical Research, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
J Am Soc Nephrol 13:2648-56. 2002..This is the first evidence indicating that DDR1 could be involved in the proliferative stage of renal disorders...
- Weight loss regulates inflammation-related genes in white adipose tissue of obese subjectsKarine Clement
INSERM Avenir Paris 6 University, EA 3502, Nutrition Department, AP HP, Hotel Dieu, Paris, France
FASEB J 18:1657-69. 2004..The beneficial effect of weight loss on obesity-related complications may be associated with the modification of the inflammatory profile in adipose tissue...