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Lipolysis

Known as: adipolysis, lipid breakdown, lipid catabolic process 
The metabolic process of breaking down LIPIDS to release FREE FATTY ACIDS, the major oxidative fuel for the body. Lipolysis may involve dietary… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) is a metabolic sensor in mammals that is activated when ATP levels in the cell decrease. AMPK… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Obesity is a major risk factor for the development of illnesses, such as insulin resistance and hypertension, and has become a… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
With their novel, insulin-independent mechanism, sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are a major turning point in… 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
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Fat tissue is the most important energy depot in vertebrates. The release of free fatty acids (FFAs) from stored fat requires the… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The function of brown adipose tissue is to transfer energy from food into heat; physiologically, both the heat produced and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Elevated FFA concentrations have been shown to reproduce some of the metabolic abnormalities of obesity. It has been hypothesized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Insulin resistance arises from the inability of insulin to act normally in regulating nutrient metabolism in peripheral tissues… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We describe a novel 30-kDa secretory protein, Acrp30 (adipocyte complement-related protein of 30 kDa), that is made exclusively… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
  • D. Janero
  • Free radical biology & medicine
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 31115567
Increasing appreciation of the causative role of oxidative injury in many disease states places great importance on the reliable… Expand
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