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ad·i·po·cyte

 (ăd′ə-pō-sīt′)
n.

adipocyte

(ˈædɪpəʊˌsaɪt)
n
(Physiology) a fat cell that accumulates and stores fats

fat′ cell`



n.
a cell in loose connective tissue that is specialized for the synthesis and storage of fat. Also called adipocyte.
[1910–15]
Translations
tuková buňka
adiposyyttirasvasolu

ad·i·po·cyte

n. adipocito, célula adiposa.
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Knockout of IRX3 expression in mice caused an increase in uncoupling protein 1 (UCP1) gene expression in white adipose cells which is an important factor of browning white adipocytes.[2] However, contradictory results were found in this area.
ADRESU is an investigator-initiated, multicenter, open-label, single arm clinical trial of Cytori's ECCI-50 cellular therapeutic, comprised of Celution-prepared autologous Adipose Derived Regenerative Cells (ADRCs) and adipose cells.
Adrenal myelolipomas are non-functional benign tumors of hematopoietic and mature adipose cells. Although they are generally unilateral in presentation and hormonally inactive, about 10% may be associated with endocrine diseases including Cushing's syndrome, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Conn's syndrome, pheochromocytoma, and hyperthyroidism (4).
This MT staining can also stain other connective tissue components such as keratin and muscle fibers that are stained red, while cytoplasm and adipose cells are stained light red or pink; while nuclei show dark brown to black color (Fig.
It has been suggested that the presence of fatty deposits renders adipose cells highly susceptible to cell killing produced by cooling, mediated by aggregation/crystallization mechanisms leading to cell disruption and/or apoptotic/necrotic cell death, followed by local inflammation and a protracted period (weeks) of immune cell infiltration and clearance of cell debris [12,14,16,17, 39].
Probably, the adipose tissue depots of overweight individuals have already committed the resource of their stem cells to the adipocyte lineage and, consequently, have no capacity to create new adipose cells [21].
We recognized typical structures on the following skin tissue sections of the tail: epidermis, corium, subcutaneous tissue consisting of large amount of adipose cells, skin adnexa including hair follicle, medulla of hairs, and sebaceous gland (Fig.
Oil red O staining showed lots of mature adipose cells in the tumor tissues of the ASCs + 4T1/EPCs group (Figure 3(d)); however, H&E and CD-31 immuno-staining of tissue sections revealed broad vascularization in the [c-Kit.sup.+] ASCs + 4T1/EPCs group, in contrast to the other groups (Figure 3(e)).
Precursor adipose cells (PAC) were induced to differentiate into mature adipocytes (MAT) in DMEM/F12 supplemented with 66 nM insulin, 1 nM triiodo-L-thyronine, 10 [micro]g/mL transferrin, 0.5 mM isobutyl-methylxanthine, 100 nM dexamethasone, and 1 [micro]M rosiglitazone for 72 h.
In addition, mature adipose cells (Figure 2(c)) and lymphocytes were observed between spindle cells and epithelial cells.
Other tests confirmed that adipose cells were evident in the BMP2-treated cavities but not in those administered NELL-1 + BMP2.