Low-grade inflammation and insulin resistance independently explain substantial parts of the association between body fat and serum C3: The CODAM study

Nick Wlazlo*, Marleen M. J. van Greevenbroek, Isabel Ferreira, Eugene H. J. M. Jansen, Edith J. M. Feskens, Carla J. H. van der Kallen, Casper G. Schalkwijk, Bert Bravenboer, Coen D. A. Stehouwer

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1787-1796
JournalMetabolism-Clinical and Experimental
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2012


  • Complement C3
  • Adiposity
  • Body fat
  • Insulin resistance
  • Inflammation

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