Special Issue "New Players in Adipocyte Biology"
A special issue of Biology (ISSN 2079-7737).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2019) | Viewed by 61198
Interests: adipocytes; adipose tissue; STAT5; Type II diabetes
This issue will be devoted to more recent aspects of adipocyte biology, including the impact of sleep and exercise that are now known to regulate adipose tissue function and contribute to systemic metabolic function. The title “new players” also refers to the authors of the manuscripts. We have largely selected Assistant Professors who are just establishing their own laboratories after training in nationally recognized adipocyte biology laboratories. Given the global epidemic of obesity, there is increasing interest in adipocyte biology. Hence, we think these manuscripts will be of great interest to investigators in the fields of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and metabolic diseases.
Dr. Jacqueline M. Stephens
Dr. Matthew J. Brady
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- adipose tissue
- metabolic health
- metabolic flexibility
- circadian regulation