Novel Insights into Adipose Cell Functions

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ISBN: 978-3-642-13516-3 (Print) 978-3-642-13517-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-13

    Pathological Alteration of Human Adipose Tissue in Obesity

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    Pages 15-19

    Dynamics of Human Adipose Tissue. Regulatory Mechanisms and Consequences for Fat Cells and the Whole Body

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    Pages 21-43

    Metabolism of Fatty Acids in Adipocytes

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    Pages 45-60

    The Role of Hypoxia in Adipocyte Function and Dysfunction

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    Pages 61-66

    Brown Adipose Tissue In Humans: A New Target for Anti-Obesity Therapy

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    Pages 67-75

    Adipose Tissue Dysfunction: A Multistep Process

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    Pages 77-87

    Fat Cell Progenitors: Origins and Plasticity

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    Pages 89-92

    Transcriptional Regulation of Brown and White Adipogenesis

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    Pages 93-100

    Transcriptional Control of Gene Expression in Different Adipose Tissue Depots

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    Pages 101-110

    Epigenetic Approaches to Adipose Biology

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    Pages 111-120

    Metabolic and Angiogenic Consequences of the Presence or Absence of UCP1

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    Pages 121-133

    Metabolic Responses to Weight Perturbation

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    Pages 135-144

    Understanding Causal Relationships in the Metabolic Syndrome: Recent Insights from Extreme Human Phenotypes

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 145-147