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Brown Fat

Known as: Fat, Brown, BAT, Adipocytus multigutturalis 
A thermogenic form of adipose tissue composed of BROWN ADIPOCYTES. It is found in newborns of many species including humans, and in hibernating… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
In recent years, it has been shown that humans have active brown adipose tissue (BAT) depots, raising the question of whether… 
Highly Cited
2012
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
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Obesity results from an imbalance between energy intake and expenditure. In rodents and newborn humans, brown adipose… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Using positron-emission tomography (PET), we found that cold-induced glucose uptake was increased by a factor of 15 in… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Brown fat can increase energy expenditure and protect against obesity through a specialized program of uncoupled respiration… 
Review
1993
Review
1993
Five adrenoceptor subtypes are involved in the adrenergic regulation of white and brown fat cell function. The effects on cAMP… 
Review
1984
Review
1984
Review
1969
Review
1969
Brown adipose tissue providing internal heating jacket and metabolic heater overlying systemic vasculature, noting cold survival…