Adipokine

M. Schwab (ed.), Encyclopedia of Cancer, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2012)

Adipokine refers to a cluster of adipocyte-secreted molecules, which consist of growth factors, metabolic hormones, cytokines, etc. Many adipokines, such as leptin, adiponectin, resistin, visfatin, and adipocyte fatty acid–binding protein, play important roles in obesity and its related diseases.

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