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A microRNA-30e/mitochondrial uncoupling protein 2 axis mediates TGF-[sz]1-induced tubular epithelial cell extracellular matrix production and kidney fibrosis.
Ablation of uncoupling protein 2 exacerbates salt-induced cardiovascular and renal remodeling associated with enhanced oxidative stress," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Uncoupling protein 2 knockout mice have enhanced insulin secretory capacity after a high-fat diet.
In addition, the researchers verified that the hypocretin neurons producing uncoupling protein 2 were not involved in temperature regulation.
Studies have indicated that a subo stance called uncoupling protein 2 (UCP2), which is also secreted by pancreatic cells, reduces how much insulin is produced.
Linkage between markers in the vicinity of the uncoupling protein 2 gene and resting metabolic rate in humans.
Current studies show that the mechanisms by which steatotic livers are more susceptible are related to an increased sensitivity to endotoxin and high levels of uncoupling protein 2 at baseline.
Effects of recombinant adenovirus-mediated uncoupling protein 2 overexpression on endothelial function and apoptosis," Circulation Research, vol.
The variations modulate production of a molecule called uncoupling protein 2 (UCP2), which converts calories into heat instead of fat.
The gene, described in the March Nature Genetics, encodes a molecule that researchers have dubbed uncoupling protein 2, or UCP2.