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Estrogen signaling interacts with Sirt1 in adipocyte autophagy
(Virginia Tech, 2019-06-18)
Obesity is a rapidly growing epidemic. It is associated with preventable chronic disease and vast healthcare cost in the United States (about 200 billion per year). Therefore, dissecting pathogenic mechanisms of obesity ...
FoxO1 in the regulation of adipocyte autophagy and biology
(Virginia Tech, 2016-12-08)
Obesity is a rapidly growing epidemic in the USA and worldwide. While the molecular and cellular mechanism of obesity is incompletely understood, studies have shown that excess adiposity may arise from increased adipogenesis ...
Neurological - Molecular Interface in Food Intake and Metabolism in Birds and Mammals
(Virginia Tech, 2014-07-15)
Obesity is a physiological consequence of dysregulated energy homeostasis. Energy homeostasis depends on energy intake and energy expenditure. Factors controlling the development of different adipose tissue deposits in the ...