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Fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF-21)
picograms per milliliter (pg/ml)
Fibroblast growth factor 21
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FGF-21 stimulates glucose uptake in adipocytes but not in other cell types. This
effect is additive to the activity of insulin. FGF-21 treatment of adipocytes is
associated with phosphorylation of FRS2, a protein linking FGF receptors to the
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Circulating FGF-21 levels in B6 mice fed ketogenic diet
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