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Project title/Contract number: Adipose Tissue: A Key Target for Prevention of the Metabolic Syndrome" № BM0602


Main contract activities: The main objective of the Action is to advance our knowledge on the pathogenesis and prevention of obesity and the specific role of adipose tissue in the development of the metabolic syndrome.This approach is driven by the hypothesis that adipose tissue is critically involved in transducing environmental and nutritional factors into endogenous signals which mediate insulin resistance, vascular complications, beta cell dysfunction and the manifestation of type 2 diabetes.

Research area: Medicine, Nutrition
Implementation period: 06.2007-06.2011