TITLE

Brown fat and yellow mice

AUTHOR(S)
Friedman, Jeffrey M.
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Nature;12/23/1993 & 12/30/1993, Vol. 366 Issue 6457, p720
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a study focusing on the networks that control body weight and fat content. Use of transgenic mice in which brown fat was ablated; Resulting obesity; Role of brown fat in energy homeostasis; Brown fat as a heat generating organ, found in neonatal animals and humans in the intrascapular region.
ACCESSION #
9403290823

 

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