Example sentences for: adipose

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

  • PPARγ is found in adipose tissues, and is important for adipogenesis.

  • In the liver, intestine, adipose, and mammary gland, the cytoplasmic form synthesizes acetyl CoA for lipogenesis [ 46 ] . It is regulated by SREBP-1a, -1c- and -2, as well as SP1 and SP3 binding to GC-boxes; the promoter also contains an E-box [ 47 ] . It is down regulated with fasting, and induced with re-feeding; such dietary regulation does not exist in SREBP-1 knockout mice [ 48 ] . More generally, acyl CoA synthase is reported to be PPARα-activated [ 49 ] . The observed down regulation is consistent with less acetyl CoA available for the ACC reaction, as well as a plethora of other reactions.

  • Finally, patients with AIDS who are receiving therapy with HIV-1 protease inhibitors have been reported to be afflicted with a syndrome characterized by lipodystrophy (fat redistribution favoring the accumulation of abdominal and cervical adipose tissue), hyperlipidemia, and insulin resistance.

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

  • 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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