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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1936-2017
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2016
Review
2016
OBJECTIVE To investigate methodological aspects in body fat (BF) measurements in 7-to-10-year-old children. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Insulin-like peptides (ILPs) couple growth, metabolism, longevity, and fertility with changes in nutritional availability. In… (More)
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2004
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2004
In response to starvation, eukaryotic cells recover nutrients through autophagy, a lysosomal-mediated process of cytoplasmic… (More)
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2004
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2004
In Drosophila melanogaster, ageing is slowed when insulin-like signalling is reduced: life expectancy is extended by more than 50… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
In Drosophila, the masses and sheets of adipose tissue that are distributed throughout the fly are collectively called the fat… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aim of this study was to determine the effects of initial treatment with a GnRH agonist on body composition in asymptomatic… (More)
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2001
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2001
Cysteine-rich antimicrobial peptides are abundant in animal and plant tissues involved in host defense. In insects, most are… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objective: To determine (1) lean and fat body compartments, reflected by fat-free mass (FFM), appendicular skeletal muscle mass… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Increasing body weight is associated both with higher bone mass and with lower rates of bone loss. Whether the effects of body… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
This report provides Body Mass Index (weight/height2) values for the French population from birth to the age of 87 years. BMI… (More)
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