Article Abstract

Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP4), adipose inflammation, and insulin resistance: is it time to look to the hepatocyte?

Authors: Wellington S. Silva Júnior, Maria das Graças C. Souza, Luiz Guilherme Kraemer-Aguiar


Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP4), also known as adenosine deaminase binding protein or cluster of differentiation 26 (CD26), is a serine exopeptidase able to inactivate peptides composed of proline, hydroxyproline, or alanine as the penultimate residue.