Obese women show higher inflammatory protein concentrations

11/26/2013 | Medical News Today

A study in the journal BMC Endocrine Disorders found that fat tissues secrete the allograft inflammatory factor 1 protein and that obese female respondents had higher concentrations of it than their normal-weight counterparts. Researchers also found that the protein was associated with insulin resistance.

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