Metabolic Basis of Obesity

Metabolic Basis of Obesity

by Rexford S. Ahima (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781489982025
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 11/01/2014
Edition description: 2011
Pages: 391
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1. Principles of human energy metabolism
[Jose Galgani, Eric Ravussin]

2. Intermediary metabolism of carbohydrate, protein and fat
[Keith Tornheim, Neil Ruderman]

3. Adipose tissue development, structure, function
[Jaswinder K. Sethi, Antonio J. Vidal-Puig]

4. Adipokines in health and disease
[Rexford S. Ahima, Marcus D. Goncalves]

5. Neural control of feeding and energy homeostasis
[Emilie Caron, Rexford S. Ahima]

6. Gastrointestinal hormones and obesity
[Yan Wang, Efi Kokkotou]

7. Genes and human obesity
[R. Arlen Price]

8. Classical hormones linked to obesity
[Hyeong-Kyu Park, Rexford S. Ahima]

9. Inflammation and adipose dysfunction
[Rachana Shah, Muredach P. Reilly]

10. Insulin resistance in the metabolic syndrome
[Sudha B. Biddinger, Brice Emanuelli]

11. Pancreatic islet b-cell function in obesity
[Tomoaki Morioka, Rohit N. Kulkarni]

12. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and the metabolic syndrome
[Sonia Najjar]

13. Sleep, circadian rhythms and metabolism
[Eleonore Maury, Kathryn M. Ramsey, Joseph Bass]

14. Obesity and cardiac dysfunction
[Gary Sweeney, Sheldon E. Litwin, E. Dale Abel]

15. Atherogenic lipid metabolism in obesity
[Sue-Anne Toh, Michael Levin, Daniel J. Rader]

16. Gut microbes, immunity and metabolism
[Evelyn Hsu, Gary Wu]

17. Impact of obesity on female reproductive health
[Moshood O. Olatinwo, Diana Harp, Winston Thompson, Hyeong-Kyu Park, Ronald Mathews]

18. Lessons from HIV lipodystrophy and drug-induced metabolic dysfunction
[Steven Grinspoon]

19. Principles of obesity therapy
[Rexford S. Ahima]

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