General Information:

Id: 1,439 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Obesity - [OMIM]
Mus musculus
article
Reference: Netea MG et al.(2006) Deficiency of interleukin-18 in mice leads to hyperphagia, obesity and insulin resistance Nat. Med. 12: 650-656 [PMID: 16732281]

Interaction Information:

Comment Leptin concentrations were higher in the Il18-/- mice, and they were strongly correlated with body weight.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 10111

gene/protein

IL18

affects_quantity of

gene/protein

LEP