• MuRF2 regulates PPARγ1 activity to protect against diabetic cardiomyopathy and enhance weight gain induced by a high fat diet 

      He, Jun; Quintana, Megan T.; Sullivan, Jenyth; Parry, Traci L .; Grevengoed, Trisha J.; Schisler, Jonathan C.; Hill, Joseph A.; Yates, Cecelia C.; Mapanga, Rudo F.; Essop, M. Faadiel; Stansfield, William E.; Bain, James R.; Newgard, Christopher B.; Muehlbauer, Michael J.; Han, Yipin; Clarke, Brian A.; Willis, Monte S. (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: In diabetes mellitus the morbidity and mortality of cardiovascular disease is increased and represents an important independent mechanism by which heart disease is exacerbated. The pathogenesis of diabetic ...
    • Muscle ring finger-3 protects against diabetic cardiomyopathy induced by a high fat diet 

      Quintana, Megan T.; He, Jun; Sullivan, Jenyth; Grevengoed, Trisha; Schisler, Jonathan; Han, Yipin; Hill, Joseph A.; Yates, Cecelia C.; Stansfield, William E.; Mapanga, Rudo F.; Essop, M. Faadiel; Muehlbauer, Michael J.; Newgard, Christopher B.; Bain, James R.; Willis, Monte S. (BioMed Central, 2015-07)
      Background: The pathogenesis of diabetic cardiomyopathy (DCM) involves the enhanced activation of peroxisome proliferator activating receptor (PPAR) transcription factors, including the most prominent isoform in the ...