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Cellular Metabolism and Related Disorders

Edited by Jesmine Khan

Universiti Teknologi MARA


Po-Shiuan Hsieh

National Defense Medical Center

This book deals with a vital topic: metabolism in the cells of the body and various disorders due to its imbalance and/or diseases that disrupt the metabolism of the body. The objective of this book was to collect and compile up-to-date information from reputed researchers in their respective fields to disseminate the latest information about topics that have profound effects on the metabolic processes in the body including insulin resistance, diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism, metabolic syndrome, glycogen storage disease, and the urea cycle disorder. In total, there are 12 chapters in this book in which the authors have shared their research findings and real-life experiences in managing their patients.

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Cellular Metabolism and Related DisordersEdited by Jesmine Khan

Published: July 15th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83052

ISBN: 978-1-83880-182-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-181-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78985-191-5

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Prologue: Energy Metabolism and Weight Control

By Po-Shiuan Hsieh


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2. Brown Adipose Tissue Energy Metabolism

By Yuan Lu


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3. Cerebral Energy Metabolism: Measuring and Understanding Its Rate

By Avital Schurr


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4. Diabetes Mellitus: A Group of Genetic-Based Metabolic Diseases

By Lilian Sanhueza, Pilar Durruty, Cecilia Vargas, Paulina Vignolo and Karina Elgueta


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5. Pathogenesis of Insulin Resistance

By Gaffar S. Zaman


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6. Metabolic Syndrome

By Armindo Miguel de Jesus Sousa de Araújo Ribeiro


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7. Metabolic Syndrome: Impact of Dietary Therapy

By Suzanne Fouad Soliman


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8. Hypothyroidism

By Mauricio Alvarez Andrade and Oscar Rosero Olarte


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9. Lipid Disorders in Uremia

By Valdete Topçiu-Shufta and Valdete Haxhibeqiri


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10. Sports and McArdle Disease (Glycogen Storage Disease Type V): Danger or Therapy?

By Georg Bollig


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11. Emerging Knowledge From Noninvasive Imaging Studies: Is Ammonia Control Enough?

By Andrea L. Gropman


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12. Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitor-Associated Bullous Pemphigoid

By Ágnes Kinyó


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