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The Role of Adipocyte Hypertrophy and Hypoxia in the Development of Obesity-Associated Adipose Tissue Inflammation and Insulin Resistance

By Pei-Chi Chan and Po-Shiuan Hsieh

Submitted: May 17th 2016Reviewed: August 31st 2016Published: March 22nd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65458

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