Dynamics of fat cell turnover in humans

@article{Spalding2008DynamicsOF,
  title={Dynamics of fat cell turnover in humans},
  author={K. Spalding and E. Arner and P. Westermark and S. Bernard and B. Buchholz and O. Bergmann and L. Blomqvist and J. Hoffstedt and E. N{\"a}slund and T. Britton and H. Concha and M. Hassan and M. Ryd{\'e}n and J. Fris{\'e}n and P. Arner},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2008},
  volume={453},
  pages={783-787}
}
  • K. Spalding, E. Arner, +12 authors P. Arner
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Nature
  • Obesity is increasing in an epidemic manner in most countries and constitutes a public health problem by enhancing the risk for cardiovascular disease and metabolic disorders such as type 2 diabetes. Owing to the increase in obesity, life expectancy may start to decrease in developed countries for the first time in recent history. The factors determining fat mass in adult humans are not fully understood, but increased lipid storage in already developed fat cells (adipocytes) is thought to be… CONTINUE READING
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