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Sex Differences in Obesity-Related Glucose Intolerance and Insulin Resistance

By Haifei Shi and Shiva Priya Dharshan Senthil Kumar

Submitted: November 23rd 2011Reviewed: September 2nd 2012Published: December 12th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/52972

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