Adipose Tissue Biology


ISBN: 978-1-4614-0964-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-0965-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    Adipocyte Precursors: Developmental Origins, Self-Renewal, and Plasticity

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 17-38

    Adipocyte Differentiation

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 39-69

    Brown Adipose Tissue

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 71-121

    White Adipose Tissue

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 123-166

    Sex Differences in Body Fat Distribution

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 167-193

    Macrophages and Inflammation

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 195-226

    Adipocyte Growth and Factors Influencing Adipocyte Life Cycle

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 227-269

    The Evolution of Mammalian Adipose Tissue

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 271-315

    Dietary Determinants of Fat Mass and Body Composition

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 317-378

    The Genetic Determinants of Common Obesity-Susceptibility

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 379-408

    Early Origins of Obesity and Developmental Regulation of Adiposity

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 409-413