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.
No abstract available

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


  • Norepinephrine