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Adipocytes

"Adipocytes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Cells in the body that store FATS, usually in the form of TRIGLYCERIDES. WHITE ADIPOCYTES are the predominant type and found mostly in the abdominal cavity and subcutaneous tissue. BROWN ADIPOCYTES are thermogenic cells that can be found in newborns of some species and hibernating mammals.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Adipocytes" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Adipocytes" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 741 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 50 publications in 2014
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