The changed metabolic world with human brown adipose tissue: therapeutic visions
2010 (English)In: Cell metabolism, ISSN 1932-7420, Vol. 11, no 4, 268-272 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
That adult humans possess active brown adipose tissue potentially leads to a paradigm shift in the understanding of human metabolism and of obesity. Adaptive adrenergic thermogenesis in humans represents brown adipose tissue activity, the absence of which may contribute to middle-age obesity.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 11, no 4, 268-272 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-45242DOI: 10.1016/j.cmet.2010.03.007PubMedID: 20374959OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-45242DiVA: diva2:368061