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Uncovering the origins of brown fat
Researchers identified previously unknown origins of brown fat, which burns energy to create heat for the body.
Pain receptors linked to the generation of energy-burning fat cells: implications for obesity therapy
Novel Lab Research: “CRISPR-engineered human brown-like adipocytes prevent diet-induced obesity and ameliorate metabolic syndrome in mice”
Wang, CH, Lundh M, Fu A, Kriszt R, Huang TL, Lynes MD, Leiria LO, Shamsi F, Darcy J, Greenwood BP, Narain NR, Tolstikov V, Smith KL, Emanuelli B, Chang YT, Hagen S, Danial NN, Kiebish MA, Tseng YH. CRISPR-engineered human brown-like adipocytes prevent diet-induced obesity and ameliorate metabolic syndrome in mice. Sci Transl Med 2020;12(558):1-14. PMID: 32848096. DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaz8664.
Science Daily: Brown fat can burn energy in an unexpected way (featuring the Tseng lab)
“Integrated metabolomics reveals altered lipid metabolism in adipose tissue in a model of extreme longevity,” published in GeroScience (2020).
Authors: Justin Darcy, Yimin Fang, Samuel McFadden, Matthew D. Lynes, Luiz O. Leiria, Jonathan M. Dreyfuss, Valerie Bussburg, Vladimir Tolstikov, Bennett Greenwood, Niven R. Narain, Michael A. Kiebish, Andrzej Bartke & Yu-Hua Tseng
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