Branched-Chain Amino Acids and Pigment Epithelium-Derived Factor: Novel Therapeutic Agents for Hepatitis C Virus-Associated Insulin Resistance
Keywords: Hepatitis C virus; branched-chain amino acids; insulin receptor substrate; insulin resistance; nuclear factor-kappaB; peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor; pigment epithelium-derived factor; suppressor of cytokine signaling
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Department of Digestive Disease Information & Research, Kurume University School of Medicine. 67 Asahi-machi, Kurume 830-0011, Japan.
Publication date: 2009-12-01
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