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Ethanol Feeding Reduces Circulating CTRP3 Levels
The FASEB Journal
  • Christina Katelyn Fleming, East Tennessee State University
  • Jonathan M. Peterson, East Tennessee State University
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Excerpt: Alcohol-induced fatty liver disease (AFLD), a leading cause of liver related mortalities, is an increasing public health concern resulting from excessive alcohol intake. C1q TNF Related Protein 3 (CTRP3), a novel adipokine, has been demonstrated to prevent diet-induced fatty liver disease by acting directly on liver cells to increase lipid oxidation, reduce lipid synthesis, and ultimately protect the cells from alcohol-induced damage/death.

This abstract is from the Experimental Biology 2016 Meeting. There is no full text article associated with this abstract published in The FASEB Journal.

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Christina Katelyn Fleming and Jonathan M. Peterson. "Ethanol Feeding Reduces Circulating CTRP3 Levels" The FASEB Journal Vol. 30 Iss. 1 (2016) p. Supplement 1292.1 ISSN: 1530-6860
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