Physical activity and exercise in the regulation of human adipose tissue physiology.

@article{Thompson2012PhysicalAA,
  title={Physical activity and exercise in the regulation of human adipose tissue physiology.},
  author={Dylan Thompson and Fredrik Karpe and Max Lafontan and Keith N. Frayn},
  journal={Physiological reviews},
  year={2012},
  volume={92 1},
  pages={157-91}
}
Physical activity and exercise are key components of energy expenditure and therefore of energy balance. Changes in energy balance alter fat mass. It is therefore reasonable to ask: What are the links between physical activity and adipose tissue function? There are many complexities. Physical activity is a multifaceted behavior of which exercise is just one component. Physical activity influences adipose tissue both acutely and in the longer term. A single bout of exercise stimulates adipose… CONTINUE READING

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