University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications

Title

Unexpected cell population gives fat a brake

UMMS Affiliation

Program in Molecular Medicine; UMass Metabolic Network

Publication Date

2018-07-01

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Biochemical Phenomena, Metabolism, and Nutrition | Cell Biology | Cells | Cellular and Molecular Physiology | Lipids | Physiological Processes | Tissues

Abstract

Single-cell transcriptional profiling of stem and progenitor cells in fat tissue identifies distinct cell subpopulations, one of which inhibits fat growth by signalling to neighbouring cells.

Keywords

Metabolism, Stem cells

DOI of Published Version

10.1038/d41586-018-05120-1

Source

Nature. 2018 Jul;559(7712):41-42. doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-05120-1. Link to article on publisher's site

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Nature

PubMed ID

29959410

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