volume 11, issue 5, Pe0155611 2016
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155611
View full text
|
|
Share

Abstract: RationaleObesity is often associated with a state of oxidative stress and increased lipid deposition in the heart. More importantly, obesity increases lipid influx into the heart and induces excessive production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) leading to cell toxicity and metabolic dysfunction. Cluster differentiating 36 (CD36) protein is highly expressed in the heart and regulates lipid utilization but its role in obesity-associated oxidative stress is still not clear.ObjectiveThe aim of this study was to de…

Expand abstract

Search citation statements

Order By: Relevance

Citation Types

3
28
0

Paper Sections

0
0
0
0
0

Publication Types

0
0
0
0

Relationship

0
0

Authors

Journals