Chapter 5. Molecular Mechanisms of Adipocyte Lipolysis

  1. Todd Leff2 and
  2. James G. Granneman3
  1. James G. Granneman3 and
  2. Hsiao-Ping H. Moore1

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629527.ch5

Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease

Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease

How to Cite

Granneman, J. G. and Moore, H.-P. H. (2010) Molecular Mechanisms of Adipocyte Lipolysis, in Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease (eds T. Leff and J. G. Granneman), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629527.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, 540 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48201, USA

  2. 3

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Metabolic and Endocrine Research, Department of Psychiatry, 550 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48201, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Lawrence Technological University, College of Arts and Sciences, Southfield, MI 48075, USA

  2. 3

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Center for Integrative Metabolic and Endocrine Research, Department of Psychiatry, 550 E. Canfield, Detroit, MI 48201, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318575

Online ISBN: 9783527629527

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Keywords:

  • molecular mechanism;
  • adipocyte;
  • lipolysis;
  • lipid droplet;
  • lipase;
  • protein trafficking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Key Players in Adipocyte Lipolysis

  • Lipolytic Protein Trafficking

  • Working Model and Unresolved Issues

  • References