Multi-modal Analysis of Metabolic Enzyme Disruption in Adipocytes.

Sims, James.
2017-04-20T13:59:58.652Z

Abstract: Obesity results from a chronic imbalance in caloric intake and expenditure. The excess calories are stored mainly as lipids (triglycerides, TG), leading to an expansion of body fat or adipose tissue through increases in fat cell (adipocyte, AD) size and number. One approach to controlling body fat could be to intervene in the metabolic processes of the adipose tissue that directly contri... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012055
ID: tufts:21531
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