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IL-18 Production from the NLRP1 Inflammasome Prevents Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

Andrew J Murphy, Michael J Kraakman, Helene L Kammoun, Dragana Dragoljevic, Man KS Lee, Kate E Lawlor, John M Wentworth, Ajithkumar Vasanthakumar, Motti Gerlic, Lachlan W Whitehead, Ladina DiRago, Louise Cengia, Rachael M Lane, Donald Metcalf, James E Vince, Leonard C Harrison, Axel Kallies, Benjamin T Kile, Ben A Croker, Mark A Febbraio Show all

Cell Metabolism | CELL PRESS | Published : 2016


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank L. Scott, R. Crawley, and K. Hay for outstanding animal husbandry. We also thank Prof A. Roberts (The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute) for assistance with mouse studies. This work was supported by Project Grants (637367, 1002426, 1051210, 1057815), Program Grants (461219, 363652, 1016647), Fellowships (S.L.M., B.T.K., M.A.F., A.J.M., J.E.V.), and an Independent Research Institutes Infrastructure Support Scheme Grant (361646) from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC); the Australian Phenomics Network, the Australian Cancer Research Foundation, and a Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support Grant. A.J.M was also supported by a future leader fellowship from the National Heart Foundation, and a Viertel award from Diabetes Australia Research Trust Australia.