Menopause is a determinant of breast aromatase expression and its associations with BMI, inflammation, and systemic markers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adiponectin
  • Adipose Tissue, White
  • Aromatase
  • Breast
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Interleukin-6
  • Leptin
  • Menopause

abstract

  • Elevated aromatase in the setting of adipose dysfunction provides a possible mechanism for the higher incidence of hormone-dependent breast cancer in obese women after menopause.

publication date

  • May 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5443335

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1210/jc.2016-3606

PubMed ID

  • 28323914

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1692

end page

  • 1701

volume

  • 102

number

  • 5