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Thermogenesis

Known as: Heat Production, Production, Heat, Thermogeneses 
The generation of heat in order to maintain body temperature. The uncoupled oxidation of fatty acids contained within brown adipose tissue and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Infrared thermography is a non-invasive technique that measures mid to long-wave infrared radiation emanating from all objects… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
As original studies of UCP1-ablated mice failed to demonstrate an obesogenic effect, alternative mechanisms for adaptive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Obesity results from an imbalance between energy intake and expenditure. In rodents and newborn humans, brown adipose… 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
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Excessive caloric intake is thought to be sensed by the brain, which then activates thermogenesis as a means of preventing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Humans show considerable interindividual variation in susceptibility to weight gain in response to overeating. The physiological… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mitochondrial uncoupling proteins (UCPs) are transporters that are important for thermogenesis. The net result of their activity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Geophysical, petrological, and geochemical data provide important clues about the composition of the deep continental crust. On… Expand
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Review
1979
Review
1979
Measurement of energy balance during voluntary over-eating in rats unequivocally establishes the quantitative importance of diet… Expand
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