General Information:

Id: 2,311 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Rattus norvegicus
BTO:0000156 brown adipose tissue
Reference: Hernandez R et al.(2003) Rosiglitazone produces insulin sensitisation by increasing expression of the insulin receptor and its tyrosine kinase activity in brown adipocytes. Diabetologia 46: 1618-1628 [PMID: 14595539]

Interaction Information:

Comment Rosiglitazone noticeably activated basal glucose uptake in a manner dependent on p38-mitogen-activated protein kinase.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 19850

drug/chemical compound


increases_activity of


glucose import

in brown adipose tissue; dependent on p38-mitogen-activated protein kinase
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