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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 616193, 9 pages
The Role of the Immune System in Obesity and Insulin Resistance
1Diabetes Research Center, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
2Endocrine Service, Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Received 29 November 2012; Accepted 20 February 2013
Academic Editor: Nicola Abate
Copyright © 2013 Payal S. Patel 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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