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Adipogenesis and WNT signalling.

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An inability of adipose tissue to expand consequent to exhausted capacity to recruit new adipocytes might underlie the association between obesity and insulin resistance. Adipocytes arise from mesenchymal precursors whose commitment and differentiation along the adipocytic lineage is tightly regulated. These regulatory factors mediate cross-talk between adipose cells, ensuring that adipocyte growth and differentiation are coupled to energy storage demands. The WNT family of autocrine and para...

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10.1016/j.tem.2008.09.002

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
Trends in endocrinology and metabolism: TEM
Volume:
20
Issue:
1
Pages:
16-24
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1879-3061
ISSN:
1043-2760
Source identifiers:
149977
Language:
English
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pubs:149977
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uuid:f341e3e5-7938-4569-b2b6-785c16d98ae5
Local pid:
pubs:149977
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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