John Libbey Eurotext

Magnesium Research

Biochemical mechanisms of the metabolic syndrome and the role of magnesium Volume 23, numéro 3, september 2010

  • Auteur(s) : Theodor Günther , Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Institut für Molekularbiologie und Biochemie, Berlin, Germany
  • Page(s) : 142-5
  • DOI : 10.1684/mrh.2010.0210
  • Année de parution : 2010

Auteur(s) : Theodor Günther Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Institut für Molekularbiologie und Biochemie, Berlin, Germany The metabolic syndrome is characterized by obesity, insulin resistance, dyslipidemia and hypertension [1-3]. Various hypotheses have been presented during the past as mechanisms of the metabolic syndrome: insulin hypothesis, glucose hypothesis, reactive oxygen species (ROS) hypothesis, ionic hypothesis [4-6]. The primary symptom in metabolic...