Journal article

Interleukin-18 Activates Skeletal Muscle AMPK and Reduces Weight Gain and Insulin Resistance in Mice

Birgitte Lindegaard, Vance B Matthews, Claus Brandt, Pernille Hojman, Tamara L Allen, Emma Estevez, Matthew J Watt, Clinton R Bruce, Ole H Mortensen, Susanne Syberg, Caroline Rudnicka, Julie Abildgaard, Henriette Pilegaard, Juan Hidalgo, Susanne Ditlevsen, Thomas J Alsted, Andreas N Madsen, Bente K Pedersen, Mark A Febbraio

Diabetes | AMER DIABETES ASSOC | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)


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Awarded by Danish National Research Foundation


Awarded by Danish Council for Strategic Research


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported, in part, by a grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC grant no. 526606). This study was further supported by the Danish Council for Independent Research-Medical Sciences, the Commission of the European Communities (grant agreement no. 223576-MYOAGE), and by grants from the Novo Nordisk Foundation, Horslevfonden, the Danish National Research Foundation (#10-083807), Hojmosegardlegatet, Fonden for Laegevidenskabens Fremme, and Direktor Jacob Madsen og Hustru Olga Madsens Fond. The Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM) and The Rodent Metabolic Phenotyping Center is part of the UNIK Project: Food, Fitness & Pharma for Health and Disease (see www.foodfitnesspharma.ku.dk) supported by the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation. The CIM is a member of DD2-the Danish Center for Strategic Research in Type 2 Diabetes (the Danish Council for Strategic Research, grant no. 09-067009 and 09-075724). The Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre is supported by a grant from the Capital Region of Denmark. M. A. F. is a Senior Principal Research Fellow, M.J.W. is a Senior Research Fellow, and C. R. B. and V. B. M. are Career Development Fellows of the NHMRC. The CIM is supported by a grant from the Danish National Research Foundation (#02-512-55). B. L. was supported by a grant from the Danish National Research Foundation (#09-063656). B. L. received postdoctoral fellowship support from a grant from the Danish National Research Foundation.