Example sentences for: adipose

How can you use “adipose” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The tumors were harvested under sterile conditions and trimmed of adipose and connective tissue.

  • We used this measure in preference to waist to hip ratio, because a study which determined peripheral and abdominal adipose tissue content in children using magnetic resonance imaging found that WC:AC correlated positively with intra-abdominal adipose tissue (r ± 0.63, P = 0.001) while waist to hip ratio did not (r = 0.11) [ 34 ] . Two other indices of central adiposity were calculated from skinfolds: Central-peripheral (CPR) as subscapular skinfold + suprailliac skinfold) / (triceps skinfold+ thigh skinfold) and ratio of subscapular to triceps skinfold (STR).

  • The association between glucose and lipid profiles and the distribution of adipose tissue was also tested in this study.

  • Each Tanner stage is associated with important changes in genital development and sexual hormone profiles, which could have an impact on adipose tissue distribution and glucose and lipid profiles.

  • Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) belong to a group of nuclear receptors that include steroid, retinoid, thyroid hormone receptors and others [ 21 22 23 ] . There are three types of PPARs: PPARα is expressed predominantly in the liver, heart, kidney, brown adipose and stomach mucosa, and is important for lipid catabolism.


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