18 04, 2017

The FAT Score, a Fibrosis Score of Adipose Tissue: Predicting Weight-Loss Outcome After Gastric Bypass

By |2017-10-05T23:41:12+02:00April 18, 2017|

J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2017 Jul;102(7):2443-2453
Context: Bariatric surgery (BS) induces major and sustainable weight loss in many patients. Factors predicting poor weight-loss re...

16 03, 2017

Knee and hip intra-articular adipose tissues (IAATs) compared with autologous subcutaneous adipose tissue: a specific phenotype for a central player in osteoarthritis

By |2017-10-05T23:40:41+02:00March 16, 2017|

Ann. Rheum. Dis. 2017 Jun;76(6):1142-1148
OBJECTIVES: Compared with subcutaneous adipose tissue (SCAT), infrapatellar fat pad (IFP), the main knee intra-articular adipose t...

10 03, 2017

Serum lipidomics reveals early differential effects of gastric bypass compared with banding on phospholipids and sphingolipids independent of differences in weight loss

By |2017-10-05T23:41:03+02:00March 10, 2017|

Int J Obes (Lond) 2017 Jun;41(6):917-925
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Circulating phospholipids and sphingolipids are implicated in obesity-related comorbidities such as insulin...

20 02, 2017

A PDGFRα-Mediated Switch toward CD9(high) Adipocyte Progenitors Controls Obesity-Induced Adipose Tissue Fibrosis

By |2017-10-05T23:39:56+02:00February 20, 2017|

Cell Metab. 2017 Mar;25(3):673-685
Obesity-induced white adipose tissue (WAT) fibrosis is believed to accelerate WAT dysfunction. However, the cellular origin of WAT fibrosis remains...

18 01, 2017

Atrial natriuretic peptide regulates adipose tissue accumulation in adult atria

By |2017-10-05T23:40:08+02:00January 18, 2017|

Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2017 Jan;114(5):E771-E780
The abundance of epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) is associated with atrial fibrillation (AF), the most frequent cardiac arrhythmia. However, both t...

12 12, 2016

Deficiency in prohormone convertase PC1 impairs prohormone processing in Prader-Willi syndrome

By |2017-10-05T23:40:16+02:00December 12, 2016|

J. Clin. Invest. 2017 Jan;127(1):293-305
Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is caused by a loss of paternally expressed genes in an imprinted region of chromosome 15q. Among the canonical PWS phe...

4 09, 2016

AdipoScan: A Novel Transient Elastography-Based Tool Used to Non-Invasively Assess Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue Shear Wave Speed in Obesity

By |2017-10-05T23:40:00+02:00September 4, 2016|

Ultrasound Med Biol 2016 Oct;42(10):2401-13
We describe a novel device called the AdipoScan that was adapted from the FibroScan to specifically assess shear wave speed (SWS) in human abdomina...

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