Publications

Insulin sensitization of human preadipocytes through glucocorticoid hormone induction of forkhead transcription factors
J. J. Tomlinson, A. Boudreau, D. Wu, H. Abdou Salem, A. Carrigan, A. Gagnon, A. J. Mears, A. Sorisky, E. Atlas and R. J. Hache
Mol Endocrinol. 2010; 24 (1): 104-13.

Thyroid hormone responsive Spot 14 increases during differentiation of human adipocytes and its expression is down-regulated in obese subjects
F. J. Ortega, A. Vazquez-Martin, J. M. Moreno-Navarrete, J. Bassols, J. Rodriguez-Hermosa, J. Girones, W. Ricart, B. Peral, F. J. Tinahones, G. Fruhbeck, J. A. Menendez and J. M. Fernandez-Real
Int J Obes (Lond). 2010 Mar;34(3):487-99. Epub 2009 Dec 22.

Intracellular infections enhance interleukin-6 and plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 production by cocultivated human adipocytes and THP-1 monocytes
J. J. Bouwman, R. J. Diepersloot and F. L. Visseren
Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2009; 16 (8): 1222-7.

Identification of macrophage inhibitory cytokine-1 in adipose tissue and its secretion as an adipokine by human adipocytes
Q. Ding, T. Mracek, P. Gonzalez-Muniesa, K. Kos, J. Wilding, P. Trayhurn and C. Bing
Endocrinology. 2009; 150 (4): 1688-96.

Quantification of lipid droplets and associated proteins in cellular models of obesity via high-content/high-throughput microscopy and automated image analysis
P. M. McDonough, R. M. Agustin, R. S. Ingermanson, P. A. Loy, B. M. Buehrer, J. B. Nicoll, N. L. Prigozhina, I. Mikic and J. H. Price
Assay Drug Dev Technol. 2009; 7 (5): 440-60.

Heterochromatin protein 1gamma epigenetically regulates cell differentiation and exhibits potential as a therapeutic target for various types of cancers
M. Takanashi, K. Oikawa, K. Fujita, M. Kudo, M. Kinoshita and M. Kuroda
Am J Pathol. 2009; 174 (1): 309-16.

IL-33, a recently identified interleukin-1 gene family member, is expressed in human adipocytes
I. S. Wood, B. Wang and P. Trayhurn
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009; 384 (1): 105-9.

High efficiency lipid-based siRNA transfection of adipocytes in suspension
G. Kilroy, D. H. Burk and Z. E. Floyd
PLoS One. 2009; 4 (9): e6940.

RhoA induces expression of inflammatory cytokine in adipocytes
Y. Nakayama, R. Komuro, A. Yamamoto, Y. Miyata, M. Tanaka, M. Matsuda, A. Fukuhara and I. Shimomura
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009; 379 (2): 288-92.

Natriuretic peptides enhance the production of adiponectin in human adipocytes and in patients with chronic heart failure
O. Tsukamoto, M. Fujita, M. Kato, S. Yamazaki, Y. Asano, A. Ogai, H. Okazaki, M. Asai, Y. Nagamachi, N. Maeda, Y. Shintani, T. Minamino, M. Asakura, I. Kishimoto, T. Funahashi, H. Tomoike and M. Kitakaze
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009; 53 (22): 2070-7.

Acute glucose-lowering and insulin-sensitizing action of FGF21 in insulin resistant mouse models----Association with liver and adipose tissue effects
J. Xu, S. Stanislaus, N. Chinookoswong, Y. Y. Lau, T. Hager, J. Patel, H. Ge, J. Weiszmann, S. C. Lu, M. Graham, J. Busby, R. Hecht, Y. S. Li, Y. Li, R. A. Lindberg and M. M. Veniant
Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009; Epub ahead of print