adipose tissue


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Related to adipose tissue: Brown adipose tissue
  • noun

Synonyms for adipose tissue

a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy

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Typical cell patterns of zona fasciculate, which were large and filled with lipoid vesicles, were found in the pathological section, with scattered mature adipose tissue and hematopoietic elements (Fig.
said that bone marrow adipose tissue traditionally had a bad reputation because of its relationship to decreased bone mass but they now know that adipose tissue within marrow goes beyond the bone and also serves as an endocrine organ that could influence metabolism.
The impetus for the adipose tissue imaging study was the researchers' recognition that obesity is a heterogeneous disorder.
Comparison of multilineage cells from human adipose tissue and bone marrow.
Epicardial adipose tissue relating to anthropometrics, metabolic derangements and fatty liver disease independently contributes to serum high-sensitivity C-reactive protein beyond body fat composition: a study validated with computed tomography.
Adipose tissue readily accumulates POPs, environmental contaminants associated with disruption of the endocrine, reproductive, and immune systems, impaired neurobehavioral development, and cancer.
The investigators collected adipose tissue at the time of skin incision (initial) and again just before closure (final), as well as myometrial tissue after delivery and blood at the end of the procedure.
Eight papers from a March 2009 seminar report on recent work in the understanding of the nervous regulation of both white and brown adipose tissue mass, covering basic knowledge as well as clinical investigations and experiences.
Sederma has developed Phytosonic, a product designed to combat hypertrophy of adipose tissue by acting on pre-adipocytes and mature adipocytes.
BAT is one of two types of adipose tissue that is found in the human body, the other being white adipose tissue.
Cytori Therapeutics carries out research focusing on stem and regenerative cells derived from adipose tissue, commonly known as fat.
Adipose Stem and Regenerative Cells and The Celution(TM) System Adipose tissue is an abundant source of stem and regenerative cells that can contribute to the repair and healing of damaged tissue.
FAT'S COMPANIONS The body component that people call fat, scientists call adipose tissue.
Lipoblastoma is an uncommon tumor that is made up of embryonic adipose tissue.