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Brown fat in humans: more than previously thought

Brown fat in humans: more than previously thought

New study reveals sympathetic nervous system as main driver of thermogenesis

New study reveals sympathetic nervous system as main driver of thermogenesis

Study establishes potential of BAT receptors as druggable targets for treatment of obesity, diabetes

Study establishes potential of BAT receptors as druggable targets for treatment of obesity, diabetes

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

Cold-induced fat-like molecules help fuel metabolism in mice

Cold-induced fat-like molecules help fuel metabolism in mice

Penn researchers identify genome-wide changes caused by high-fat diet

Penn researchers identify genome-wide changes caused by high-fat diet

Exercise-induced irisin could regulate bone metabolism by autocrine mechanisms

Exercise-induced irisin could regulate bone metabolism by autocrine mechanisms

Study describes method to engineer brown adipose tissue from white fat-derived stem cells

Study describes method to engineer brown adipose tissue from white fat-derived stem cells

Brown fat in humans three times greater than previously known, TUM study shows

Brown fat in humans three times greater than previously known, TUM study shows

Researchers reveal how inflammatory responses block fat cell conversion

Researchers reveal how inflammatory responses block fat cell conversion

Signaling pathway in fat cells may provide key to better treatments for obesity, Penn research finds

Signaling pathway in fat cells may provide key to better treatments for obesity, Penn research finds

Epigenetic enzyme plays key role in maintaining metabolic properties of brown fat, research shows

Epigenetic enzyme plays key role in maintaining metabolic properties of brown fat, research shows

Activation of chemical with ER-β may help reduce obesity by converting white fat to brown fat

Activation of chemical with ER-β may help reduce obesity by converting white fat to brown fat

Texas Tech researcher examines how healthy brown fat can be activated in humans

Texas Tech researcher examines how healthy brown fat can be activated in humans

UCSF researchers identify new strategy to cultivate beneficial energy-burning fat

UCSF researchers identify new strategy to cultivate beneficial energy-burning fat

Scientists explore ways to make fat cells function better during obesity

Scientists explore ways to make fat cells function better during obesity

Cells grown from pluripotent stem cells can pair with heart muscle cells to stimulate contractions

Cells grown from pluripotent stem cells can pair with heart muscle cells to stimulate contractions

Study reveals males and females exhibit different stress responses

Study reveals males and females exhibit different stress responses

McGill researchers discover role of folliculin protein in regulating activity of fat cells

McGill researchers discover role of folliculin protein in regulating activity of fat cells

Bonn researchers identify new technique to measure activity of brown fat cells

Bonn researchers identify new technique to measure activity of brown fat cells