The role of feed regulating peptides on weight loss in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis

Yurt S., Erman H., Korkmaz G. G., Kosar A. F., Uysal P., Gelisgen R., ...More

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.46, pp.40-44, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2012.09.008
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.40-44
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: Malnutrition is a prominent feature of tuberculosis (TB). The aim of our study was to explore the function of plasma regulatory proteins in pulmonary TB and to investigate the relationship between these parameters and loss of body weight.