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Growth rate affects adipose tissue development and variations in growth rate may potentially impact adipokine expression. Samples of subcutaneous (SQ) and perirenal (PR) adipose tissues and longissimus muscle were collected at day 21 of age from the fastest and slowest growing piglets within seven...

Ramsay, T. G.; Stoll, M. J.; Caperna, T. J.
Scientific Research Publishing, Irvine, USA
Open Journal of Animal Sciences, 2014, 4, 4, pp 187-195

Background: Porcine adipose tissue expresses orosomucoid (ORM1) mRNA, a protein with anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory properties. Previous research has demonstrated that porcine ORM1 can reduce insulin stimulated glucose metabolism in porcine adipose tissue in vitro. The present study was...

Ramsay, T. G.; Stoll, M. J.; Blomberg, L. A.; Caperna, T. J.
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology, 2016, 7, 25, pp (14 April 2016)