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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… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Maintenance of a homeostatic body core temperature is a critical brain function accomplished by a central neural network. This… Expand
Review
2019
Review
2019
Discovery of the presence of brown adipose tissue (BAT) in newborn babies and adult humans, especially constitutively active… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Cachexia is a systemic condition that occurs during many neoplastic diseases, such as cancer. Cachexia in cancer is characterized… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewThe global prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is escalating at alarming rates, demanding the development of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) is the largest and best storage site for excess lipids. However, it has a limited ability… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Mammalian adipose tissue is traditionally categorized into white and brown relating to their function and morphology: while white… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Traditionally, peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ coactivator 1α (PGC-1α), a 91 kDa transcription factor, regulates… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background Estrogenic actions in the brain prevent obesity. Better understanding of the underlying mechanisms may facilitate… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Endothermic organisms rely on tightly balanced energy budgets to maintain a regulated body temperature and body mass. Metabolic… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
  • A. S. Blix
  • Journal of Experimental Biology
  • 2016
  • Corpus ID: 12790936
ABSTRACT This Review presents a broad overview of adaptations of truly Arctic and Antarctic mammals and birds to the challenges… Expand
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