Are Human Adenovirus-5 and 36 Associated With Obesity in Children?


CAKMAKLIOGULLARI E. K. , Sanlidag T., Ersoy B., Akcali S., Var A., Cicek C.

JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, vol.62, no.5, pp.821-824, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.2310/jim.0000000000000084
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.821-824
  • Keywords: obesity, children, adenovirus serotypes, microneutralization assay, lipid profiles, ADIPOSITY, OVERWEIGHT, WEIGHT

Abstract

Objectives: The aims of this study were to determine the association between adenovirus-5- and adenovirus-36-specific antibodies and obesity in children and to investigate their relationship with serum lipid and leptin levels.