Comparative physiology of adipose tissue in different sites and in different species
Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue
Published Online: 1 JAN 2011
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How to Cite
Shafrir, E. and Wertheimer, E. 2011. Comparative physiology of adipose tissue in different sites and in different species. Comprehensive Physiology. 417–429.
- Published Online: 1 JAN 2011
The sections in this article are:
- 1Fatty Acid Uptake and Release; Response to Hormones
- 2Triglyceride (TG) Synthesis and Breakdown
- 3Building of Fat Stores; Fatty Acid Synthesis and Triglyceride Uptake
- 4Carbohydrate Metabolism
- 5Composition and Distribution of Fat in Adipose Tissues
- 6Concluding Comment