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Adipose tissue

Known as: Tissue, Fatty, Adipose tissues, Fatty Tissue 
Specialized connective tissue composed of fat cells (ADIPOCYTES). It is the site of stored FATS, usually in the form of TRIGLYCERIDES. In mammals… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Studies in animals indicate that brown adipose tissue is important in the regulation of body weight, and it is… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Adipose tissue macrophages (ATMs) infiltrate adipose tissue during obesity and contribute to insulin resistance. We hypothesized… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
There has been much effort recently to define the role of adipocytokines, which are soluble mediators derived mainly from… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Adipose tissue is a complex, essential, and highly active metabolic and endocrine organ. Besides adipocytes, adipose tissue… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Obesity alters adipose tissue metabolic and endocrine function and leads to an increased release of fatty acids, hormones, and… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Much of the work conducted on adult stem cells has focused on mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) found within the bone marrow stroma… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Future cell-based therapies such as tissue engineering will benefit from a source of autologous pluripotent stem cells. For… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Obesity is frequently associated with insulin resistance and abnormal glucose homeostasis. Recent studies in animal models have… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) has been shown to have certain catabolic effects on fat cells and whole animals. An…