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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 296537, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/296537
Research Article

Altered Hepatic Lipid Metabolism Contributes to Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Leptin-Deficient Ob/Ob Mice

1Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
2Department of Food Science, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
3Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
4Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Medical Center, Columbia, MO 65201, USA

Received 2 October 2012; Accepted 17 December 2012

Academic Editor: Ahmed Almobarak

Copyright © 2013 James W. Perfield II et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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