White Adipose Tissue

Known as: Adipocytus unigutturalis, Unilocular adipose tissue, Fat, 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… (More)

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2016
Review
2016
Adipose tissue regulates numerous physiological processes, and its dysfunction in obese humans is associated with disrupted… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
White adipose tissue displays high plasticity. We developed a system for the inducible, permanent labeling of mature adipocytes… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The white adipose organ is composed of both subcutaneous and several intra-abdominal depots. Excess abdominal adiposity is a… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Leptin is a hormone that regulates body weight by decreasing food intake and increasing energy expenditure. ob/ob mice carry… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Estrogen regulates the amount of white adipose tissue (WAT) in females, but its role in males and whether WAT effects involve… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Troglitazone (CS-045) is one of the thiazolidinediones that activate the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma… (More)
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