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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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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Exercise benefits a variety of organ systems in mammals, and some of the best-recognized effects of exercise on muscle are… 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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Review
2004
Review
2004
  • T. Halton, F. Hu
  • Journal of the American College of Nutrition
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 28136289
For years, proponents of some fad diets have claimed that higher amounts of protein facilitate weight loss. Only in recent years… Expand
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
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Humans show considerable interindividual variation in susceptibility to weight gain in response to overeating. The physiological… Expand
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
Review
1973
Review
1973
  • L. Janský
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 1973
  • Corpus ID: 43042293
1. Non‐shivering thermogenesis (NST) is a heat‐production mechanism participating in the chemical thermoregulation of mammals. 
Review
1969
Review
1969
Brown adipose tissue providing internal heating jacket and metabolic heater overlying systemic vasculature, noting cold survival… Expand
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