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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Adipose tissue.
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Parent topics

  • Metabolism [r]: The modification of chemical substances by living organisms. [e]

Subtopics

  • Adipocyte [r]: Cell that stores fat and makes it available for use as energy. [e]
  • Fatty acid metabolism [r]: Oxidative degradation of saturated fatty acids in which two-carbon units are sequentially removed from the molecule with each turn of the cycle, and metabolized so that it can be used as a source of energy in aerobic respiration. [e]

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  • Adipocyte [r]: Cell that stores fat and makes it available for use as energy. [e]
  • Arcuate nucleus [r]: An aggregation of neurons in the mediobasal hypothalamus with important roles in appetite regulation and in the control of growth hormone secretion and prolactin secretion. [e]
  • Endocannabinoid system in appetite regulation [r]: Substances produced from within the body which activate cannabinoid receptors and regulate food consumption. [e]
  • Fatty acid metabolism [r]: Oxidative degradation of saturated fatty acids in which two-carbon units are sequentially removed from the molecule with each turn of the cycle, and metabolized so that it can be used as a source of energy in aerobic respiration. [e]
  • Ghrelin [r]: A hormone produced by P/D1 cells lining the fundus of the human stomach that stimulate appetite. [e]
  • Metabolism [r]: The modification of chemical substances by living organisms. [e]
  • Peptide hormone [r]: A class of chemical messengers, secreted into the blood from endocrine cells, that bind to specific receptors expressed on the plasma membrane of target cells. [e]