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Document type:
Journal Article; Review 
Author(s):
Klepac, Katarina; Georgiadi, Anastasia; Tschöp, Matthias; Herzig, Stephan 
Title:
The role of brown and beige adipose tissue in glycaemic control. 
Abstract:
For the past decade, brown adipose tissue (BAT) has been extensively studied as a potential therapy for obesity and metabolic diseases due to its thermogenic and glucose-consuming properties. It is now clear that the function of BAT goes beyond heat production, as it also plays an important endocrine role by secreting the so-called batokines to communicate with other metabolic tissues and regulate systemic energy homeostasis. However, despite numerous studies showing the benefits of BAT in roden...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Mol Aspects Med 
Year:
2019 
Journal volume:
68 
Pages contribution:
90-100 
Print-ISSN:
0098-2997 
TUM Institution:
Lehrstuhl für Stoffwechselerkrankungen (Prof. Tschöp)