Re: Explaining adiponectin testing from Liphook for EU/UK people


Eleanor Kellon, VMD
 
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Adiponectin helps regulate glucose and fat burning, maintain insulin sensitivity. Low levels are associated with IR. It has come to be preferred over leptin because it is not influenced by things like weight or exercise like leptin can be and also because it was the only factor other than insulin levels that predicted laminitis risk:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27363591

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