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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 489187, 5 pages
Review Article

Role of Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue in the Pathogenesis of Insulin Resistance

Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Institute for Translational Science (ITS), University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555-1060, USA

Received 23 January 2013; Accepted 4 March 2013

Academic Editor: Manisha S. Chandalia

Copyright © 2013 Pavankumar Patel and Nicola Abate. 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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