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Rodriguez-Sosa, Miriam; Cabellos-Avelar, Tecilli; Sanchez-Zamora, Yuriko; Juarez-Avelar, Imelda; Garcia-Reyes, Esperanza; Lira-Leon, Alejandra; del Carmen Benitez-Flores, Jose; Pacheco-Fernandez, Thalia; Hiriart, Marcia; Berta Gutierrez-Cirlos, Emma (2017)

PROINFLAMMATORY CYTOKINE MIF PLAYS A ROLE IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF TYPE-2 DIABETES MELLITUS, BUT DOES NOT AFFECT HEPATIC MITOCHONDRIAL FUNCTION

Cytokine 99():214-224
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Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) is a proinflammatory cytokine that plays an important role in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Although the effect of high glucose on liver function has been described, the role of MIF in hepatic mitochondrial function during T2DM has not been studied.