Brown fat and yellow mice

Friedman, Jeffrey M.
December 1993
Nature;12/23/1993 & 12/30/1993, Vol. 366 Issue 6457, p720
Academic Journal
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.


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