Plasma cytokine levels in young and elderly twins: genes versus environment and relation to in vivo insulin action

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We studied the impact of genetic versus pre- and postnatal environmental factors on the plasma levels of IL6, TNF and the soluble TNF receptor superfamily, member 1A (TNFRSF1A, previously known as TNF receptor type1 [TNFR1]).
Original languageEnglish
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)343-50
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2006
Externally publishedYes

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Aging, Birth Weight, Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Fatty Acids, Nonesterified, Female, Glucose, Glucose Clamp Technique, Humans, Insulin, Insulin Resistance, Interleukin-6, Liver, Male, Middle Aged, Pregnancy, Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor, Type I, Sex Characteristics, Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha, Twins, Dizygotic, Twins, Monozygotic

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