Relevance of brown adipose tissue in infancy and adolescence
- Author(s): Kajimura, Shingo
- Gilsanz, V
- Hu, HH
- et al.
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Brown adipose tissue (BAT) was thought to disappear after infancy. Recent findings of BAT in patients undergoing positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) have renewed the interest in deciphering the relevance of this tissue in humans. Avai