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Synonyms for tissue

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an interwoven or interrelated number of things

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Synonyms for tissue

part of an organism consisting of an aggregate of cells having a similar structure and function

create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton

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made brown fat tissue from the skin cells of mice and mouse myoblasts.
Researchers grew "beating" cells with properties similar to the heart's conductive tissue from stem cells taken from the brown fat tissue of mice.
When body temperature drops below a regulatory threshold, brown fat tissue is highly specialized for nonshivering thermogenesis.
We already know that those of us who have more brown fat tissue have a smaller risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
In addition, the researchers found that SIRT1 must be present in POMC neurons for leptin to stimulate the remodeling of white adipose tissue into brown fat tissue, which "burns" fat to generate heat.