Brown adipose tissue--when it pays to be inefficient

N Engl J Med. 2009 Apr 9;360(15):1553-6. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe0900466.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Adipose Tissue, Brown / metabolism*
  • Adiposity
  • Adult
  • Body Mass Index
  • Cold Temperature
  • Energy Metabolism*
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Humans
  • Neck
  • Overweight / metabolism
  • Positron-Emission Tomography

Substances

  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18