The effects of apelin treatment on a rat model of type 2 diabetes


AKCILAR R. , TURGUT S., CANER V., Akcılar A., AYADA C. , ELMAS L., ...More

ADVANCES IN MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.60, no.1, pp.94-100, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.advms.2014.11.001
  • Title of Journal : ADVANCES IN MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.94-100

Abstract

Purpose: Apelin is an adipokine that plays a role in the regulation of many biological functions in mammals including the neuroendocrine, cardiovascular, immune systems, glucose homeostasis and obesity. It can act via autocrine, paracrine, endocrine, and exocrine signaling. We aimed to identify the role of apelin pathophysiology of diabetes.