A thermogenic form of adipose tissue that is composed of brown adipocytes[MP,modified]. [ MP : 0011698 http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/smb ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • A thermogenic form of adipose tissue that is composed of brown adipocytes[MP,modified].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/69/Brownfat_PETCT.jpg
external definition
  • Adipose tissue, cells of which contain multiple small lipid droplets.[FMA]
function notes
  • thermogenesis
has exact synonym
  • brown fat
  • multilocular adipose tissue
  • textus adiposus fuscus
  • adipocytus multigutturalis
has related synonym
  • BAT
  • textus adiposus fuscus
id
  • UBERON:0001348
taxon notes
  • especially abundant in newborns and in hibernating mammals