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White Adipose Tissue

Known as: Adipocytus unigutturalis, Unilocular adipose tissue, ADIPOSE TISSUE, WHITE 
Adipose tissue that collects, stores and releases fat in the form of triglycerides. It functions as a heat insulator, mechanical cushion and as a… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Immune cells were recently found to have an unexpected involvement in controlling the thermogenic activity of brown and beige… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Fatty acids are the most efficient substrates for energy production in vertebrates and are essential components of the lipids… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Obesity and its associated metabolic dysregulation are established risk factors for many cancers. However, the biologic… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
ABSTRACT Anthocyanins are one of the most widespread families of natural pigments in the plant kingdom. Their health beneficial… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Intracellular lipid droplets (LDs) are found in a wide variety of cell types and have been recognized as organelles with unique… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Certain white adipose tissue (WAT) depots are readily able to convert to a "brown-like" state with prolonged cold exposure or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Macrophage infiltration of white adipose tissue (WAT) is implicated in the metabolic complications of obesity. The precipitating… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In human obesity, the stroma vascular fraction (SVF) of white adipose tissue (WAT) is enriched in macrophages. These cells may… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
White adipose tissue is now recognised to be a multifunctional organ; in addition to the central role of lipid storage, it has a… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The traditional role attributed to white adipose tissue is energy storage, fatty acids being released when fuel is required. The… Expand
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