Increased levels of serum granzyme-B is associated with insulin resistance and increased cardiovascular risk in adolescent polycystic ovary syndrome patients.


Oztas E., Ozler S., Tokmak A., Yilmaz N., Celik H. T. , Kazanci F. H. , ...More

European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology, vol.198, pp.89-93, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 198
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2016.01.009
  • Title of Journal : European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology
  • Page Numbers: pp.89-93

Abstract

Objectives: Our aim was to determine serum perforin and granzyme-B levels in adolescent PCOS patients, and to investigate whether they are associated with some of the insulin sensitivity, obesity and cardiovascular (CV) risk markers and metabolic syndrome.