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lipogenesis

 [lip″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
the formation of fat; the transformation of nonfat food materials into body fat. adj., adj lipogenet´ic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The production of fat as either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration; also applied to the normal deposition of fat or to the conversion of carbohydrate or protein to fat.
Synonym(s): adipogenesis
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The production of fat, either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration; also applied to the normal deposition of fat or to the conversion of carbohydrate or protein to fat.
Synonym(s): adipogenesis.
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

lipogenesis

the formation of fats from nonfatty sources.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

lip·o·gen·e·sis

(lip'ō-jen'ĕ-sis)
Production of fat as either fatty degeneration or fatty infiltration.
[lipo- + G. genesis, production]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Regarding adipogenesis, the activation of estrogen receptor alpha (ERa) by BPS was shown to trigger the expression of several adipogenic markers in MCF-7 cells (Molina-Molinaetal.
Environmental endocrine disruptors promote adipogenesis in the 3t3-l1 cell line through glucocorticoid receptor activation.
and Klemm, D.J., 2000, CREB activation induces adipogenesis in 3T3-L1 cells.
Thus, managing maternal nutrition is a potentially effective way to promote adipogenesis in fetal muscle [16].
Rosiglitazone Treatment Significantly Increases GPR43 Expression in Brown Adipogenesis. We first measured the expression of GPR43 during the course of brown adipocytes differentiation by quantitative real-time PCR.
In addition, KGF seems to stimulate the expression of key regulators of adipogenesis, such as CEBP[alpha], CEBP[delta], and sterol-regulatory element binding protein-1 (SREBP-1), in alveolar type II cells [22].
This increases apoptosis of osteocytes and enhances adipogenesis as indicated by decreased bone markers such as calcitonin, TRAP, and cathepsin K [37].
The same result, i.e., a decrease of FSTL1 during and after adipogenesis, was reported again several years later [5].
Adipogenesis and osteogenesis, initiated by MSCs, are discussed above.
At 800 Hz, adipogenic gene expression and lipid accumulation were decreased while at 30 Hz adipogenesis was promoted.
Chemerin, a novel peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor y (PPARy) target gene that promotes mesenchymal stem cell adipogenesis. J Biol Chem.