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Fat Body

Known as: body fat, Body, Fat, Fat Bodies 
A nutritional reservoir of fatty tissue found mainly in insects and amphibians.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
While high-caloric diet impairs insulin response to cause hyperglycemia, whether and how counter-regulatory hormones are… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Background: A high sugar diet leads to obesity and insulin resistance in Drosophila. Results: The metabolic fate of dietary… Expand
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2013
2013
Sir2 is the most intensively discussed longevity gene in current aging research. Although, the gene encoding for a NAD+-dependent… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Reduced insulin/IGF signaling extends lifespan in diverse species, including Drosophila melanogaster where the genome encodes… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE Body dissatisfaction is of high prevalence among women all over the Western world. It is often suggested that… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Ceramide synthases are highly conserved transmembrane proteins involved in the biosynthesis of sphingolipids, which are essential… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Nitrogen acquisition and assimilation is a primary concern of insects feeding on diets largely composed of plant material… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The hydrolysis of triglyceride (TG) stored in the lipid droplets of the insect fat body is under hormonal regulation by the… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Despite recent and growing media attention surrounding obesity in the United States, the so-called obesity epidemic remains a… Expand
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1965
Highly Cited
1965
The annual fat body cycle in the lizard Uta stansburiana is associated with reproduction. In females fat bodies decline in late… Expand
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