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Adipose tissue lipases II

Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue

  1. Charles H. Hollenberg

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp050129

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Hollenberg, C. H. 2011. Adipose tissue lipases II. Comprehensive Physiology. 301–307.

Author Information

  1. McGill University Medical Clinic, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011


The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Lipoprotein Lipase and the Incorporation of Circulating Triglyceride into Adipose Tissue
    • 1.1
      Characteristics of Lipoprotein Lipase
    • 1.2
      Effect of Nutrition on Lipoprotein Lipase Activity
    • 1.3
      Effect of Incubation and of Glucose and Insulin on Lipoprotein Lipase Activity in Adipose Tissue
    • 1.4
      Physiological Role of Lipoprotein Lipase
  • 2
    Adipose Tissue Lipase and the Release of Free Fatty Acids
    • 2.1
      Effect of Corticotropin and Epinephrine on the Lipolytic Activity of Adipose Tissue
    • 2.2
      Composition of Free Fatty Acids Produced by Hormonal Stimulation of Rat Adipose Tissue
  • 3
    General Comments