hrp0095p1-262 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2022

Altered inflammatory parameters and chemokine network in obese children

Spehar Uroic Anita , Filipovic Masa , Sucur Alan , Krnic Nevena , Grcevic Danka

Background: Childhood obesity has increased in epidemic proportions worldwide. Growing evidence confirms persistent low-grade systemic inflammation in obese individuals. It eventually leads to insulin resistance and endothelial damage, thus setting the ground for the development of metabolic and vascular complications.Aim: To investigate metabolic and inflammatory parameters and their relationship in obese children, by a...