About this Journal Submit a Manuscript Table of Contents
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 305763, 14 pages
Review Article

Brown Adipose Tissue Growth and Development

Early Life Nutrition Research Unit, Academic Division of Child Health, School of Clinical Sciences, University Hospital, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK

Received 4 February 2013; Accepted 28 February 2013

Academic Editors: Y. Chagnon and G. Lopaschuk

Copyright © 2013 Michael E. Symonds. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [8 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Catalina Pico, and Maria Luisa Bonet, “Nutritional potential of metabolic remodelling of white adipose tissue,” Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 650–656, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Myrte Merkestein, Felino R. Cagampang, and Dyan Sellayah, “Fetal programming of adipose tissue function: an evolutionary perspective,” Mammalian Genome, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Rosita A. Condorelli, Aldo E. Calogero, Enzo Vicari, Laura Mongioi’, Vincenzo Favilla, Giuseppe Morgia, Sebastiano Cimino, Giorgio Russo, and Sandro La Vignera, “The gonadal function in obese adolescents: review,” Journal of Endocrinological Investigation, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Michael E Symonds, “Ethnicity and its effects on brown adipose tissue,” The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 185–186, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Dyan Sellayah, Lea Dib, Frederick W. Anthony, Adam J. Watkins, Tom P. Fleming, Mark A. Hanson, and Felino R. Cagampang, “Effect of maternal protein restriction during pregnancy and postweaning high-fat feeding on diet-induced thermogenesis in adult mouse offspring,” European Journal of Nutrition, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Michael E. Symonds, Mark Pope, and Helen Budge, “The Ontogeny of Brown Adipose Tissue,” Annual Review of Nutrition, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 295–320, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • X. Ma, Y. Q. Hou, S. Dahanayaka, M. C. Satterfield, R. C. Burghardt, F. W. Bazer, and G. Wu, “Technical note: Isolation and characterization of ovine brown adipocyte precursor cells,” Journal Of Animal Science, vol. 93, no. 5, pp. 2094–2099, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Maria Seron-Ferre, Henry Reynolds, Natalia Andrea Mendez, Mauricio Mondaca, Francisco Valenzuela, Renato Ebensperger, Guillermo J. Valenzuela, Emilio A. Herrera, Anibal J. Llanos, and Claudia Torres-Farfan, “Impact of Maternal Melatonin Suppression on Amount and Functionality of Brown Adipose Tissue (BAT) in the Newborn Sheep,” Frontiers in Endocrinology, vol. 5, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar