Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Leff, Todd and Granneman, James G.

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-3-52-731857-5

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This timely and most comprehensive reference available on the topic covers all the different aspects vital in the fight against the global obesity epidemic

Following a look at adipose tissue development and morphology, the authors go on to examine its metabolic and endocrine functions and its role in disease. The final section deals with comparative and evolutionary aspects of the tissue.The result is an essential resource for cell and molecular biologists, physiologists, biochemists, pharmacologists, and those working in the pharmaceutical industry.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Leff, Todd and Granneman, James G.
ISBN: 978-3-52-731857-5
Cell Biology
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 530
Year: 2010