07:00 , Jul 1, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Anti-inflammatory angle in obesity

An international team has discovered a Wnt signaling pathway in white adipose tissue that could be manipulated to short-circuit obesity-associated inflammation and thus potentially prevent metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes. 1 The findings may...
07:00 , Jul 1, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Metabolic disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Metabolic disease Metabolic syndrome Secreted frizzled-related protein 5 (SFRP5) Studies in cell culture, in mice and in human adipose tissue samples suggest that increasing SFRP5 could...