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Synonyms for fat cell

cells composed of fat

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In this study, we introduced a new, alternative method to generate the small viable adipocyte cell fraction, which could be smoothly injected using fine needles, which also contained a high number of colony-forming stromal cells with multi-differentiative potential.
All three showed severe osteoporosis with accumulation of fat cells in the bone marrow, a pathology that resembles aged bone from enhanced adipocyte creation.
We combined metabolomics with gene expression analysis to compare the effects of three representative EDCs on adipocyte metabolism and inflammation.
To induce adipocyte differentiation, the 3T3-L1 cells were seeded in 24-well plates and then stimulated with 0,25 [micro]M dexamethasone, 0,5 mM 3-isobutyl-l-methylxanthanine, and 1 [micro]M insulin added to DMEM with 10% FBS, in the absence or presence of lignosulfonic acid at the indicated concentrations in Figures.
Furthermore, adipogenesis is regulated by several molecules such as insulin, insulin-like growth factor (IGF), glucose, free fatty acids among others, and different transcriptional factors as sterol regulatory element-binding protein (SREBP), peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor [gamma] (PPAR[gamma]) and adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein (aP2) (Bae et al.
As such, Acrp30 fails to maintain its inverse relationship with body fat mass during incidences of HIV infection [68], possibly due to adipocyte dysfunction resulting from the effects of HIV virus [69,70].
The cells appear to display high viability and they differentiated into metabolically active brown adipocytes as shown by UCP-1 expression.
In addition, the precursor cells of white adipose tissue can be modified with different factors to give rise to adipose tissue that is more energetically active [24, 25], Table 1 Multiple factors may modulate the process of differentiation of beige adipocytes from adipocyte precursor cells.
2] and T were measured using the Diagnostic Products Corporation Kits (Los Angeles, CA) and determination of proinflammatory cytokines, IL-1, IL-6, and TNF-[alpha], in adipocyte homogenates was done by ELISA kits obtained from PeproTech.
Phytochemicals such as epigallocatechin-3-gallate, genistein and resveratrol have been reported to reduce lipid accumulation and induce adipocyte apoptosis in vitro and reduce body weight and adipose tissues mass in animal models.
Our results indicate that the obesity-associated region acts primarily in adipocyte progenitor cells in a brain-independent way.
Cell surface markers whose expression correlated with either adiponectin (as an adipocyte marker) or Ucp1 (as the thermogenic fat marker) were selected for further validations.
4) It also named as Adipocyte complement related protein of 30 kd (Acrp 30) Adipo Q, Gelatin Binding protein of 28kd (GBP 28).
The number of cells was estimated calculating the ratio between retroperitoneal fat mass and the mass of each adipocyte isolated from the same depot.
Histopathologically, cold panniculitis is a lobular panniculitis with nonspecific inflammatory infiltrate of lymphocytes and histiocytes, most prominent at the dermosubcutaneous junction in the fat lobules and without needle-shaped clefts and adipocyte necrosis.