Nonshivering Thermogenesis in the Rat. II. Measurements of Blood Flow With Microspheres Point to Brown Adipose Tissue as the Dominant Site of the Calorigenesis Induced by Noradrenaline

Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 1978 Feb;56(1):110-22. doi: 10.1139/y78-015.

MeSH terms

  • Adipose Tissue, Brown / blood supply
  • Adipose Tissue, Brown / physiology*
  • Animals
  • Body Temperature Regulation / drug effects*
  • Microspheres
  • Muscles / blood supply
  • Norepinephrine / pharmacology*
  • Oxygen Consumption
  • Rats
  • Regional Blood Flow

Substances

  • Norepinephrine