1st Edition

Adipose Tissue In Childhood

ISBN 9780367199593
Published August 27, 2019 by CRC Press
173 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1981: The main topic of the book is the growth of white adipose tissue as a whole as well as the level of the local fat depots.

Table of Contents

    1. Introduction: White and Brown Adipose Tissue – Main Histological Features and Physiological Role

    F.P. Bonnet

    2. Adipocyte Development

    P. Bjorntorp

    3. Measurement of the Size and Number of Adipose Cells

    F.P. Bonnet

    4. Estimation of the Fat Body Mass in Infants and Children

    Anders Hager

    5. Adipose Tissue Growth in Animals Under Normal and Abnormal Conditions

    Daniel Lemonnier

    6. Normal Growth of Human Adipose Tissue

    F.P. Bonnet and D. Rocour-Brumioul

    7. Adipose Tissue Metabolism During Development and Growth

    Mario DiGirolamo and Ulf Smith

    8. Fatty Acid Composition of Adipose Tissue Triglycerides

    F.P. Bonnet and J. Senterre

    9. Fat Cell Size and Number in Obese Children

    F.P. Bonnet

    10. Fat Cells in Leanness, Growth Retardation, and Adipose Tissue Distrophic Syndromes

    F.P. Bonnet and D. Rocour-Brumioul

    11. Conclusions

    F. P. Bonnet

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    Fernand P. Bonnet, M.D., has been Director of the Liege University Hospital since 1979.