How brown is brown fat?: It depends where you look
2013 (English)In: Nature Medicine, ISSN 1078-8956, Vol. 19, no 5, 540-541 p.Article in journal, Editorial material (Other academic) Published
Although it is now accepted that adult humans possess active brown adipose tissue, it has been questioned whether this is genuine classical brown adipose tissue. Two new studies provide evidence that humans, both as babies and adults, do have classical brown tissue and also indicate that there is heterogeneity in the composition of brown fat depots in humans, as in mice (
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2013. Vol. 19, no 5, 540-541 p.
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-91945DOI: 10.1038/nm.3187ISI: 000318583000023OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-91945DiVA: diva2:636333