Kristy Townsend
Kristy Townsend
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Brown adipose tissue regulates glucose homeostasis and insulin sensitivity
KI Stanford, RJW Middelbeek, KL Townsend, D An, EB Nygaard, ...
The Journal of clinical investigation 123 (1), 2012
6632012
Identification of inducible brown adipocyte progenitors residing in skeletal muscle and white fat
TJ Schulz, TL Huang, TT Tran, H Zhang, KL Townsend, JL Shadrach, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (1), 143-148, 2011
4142011
Brown-fat paucity due to impaired BMP signalling induces compensatory browning of white fat
TJ Schulz, P Huang, TL Huang, R Xue, LE McDougall, KL Townsend, ...
Nature 495 (7441), 379, 2013
2912013
A novel role for subcutaneous adipose tissue in exercise-induced improvements in glucose homeostasis
KI Stanford, RJW Middelbeek, KL Townsend, MY Lee, H Takahashi, K So, ...
Diabetes 64 (6), 2002-2014, 2015
1542015
Brown fat fuel utilization and thermogenesis
KL Townsend, YH Tseng
Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism 25 (4), 168-177, 2014
1512014
Clonal analyses and gene profiling identify genetic biomarkers of the thermogenic potential of human brown and white preadipocytes
R Xue, MD Lynes, JM Dreyfuss, F Shamsi, TJ Schulz, H Zhang, TL Huang, ...
Nature medicine 21 (7), 760, 2015
1122015
Brown adipose tissue: recent insights into development, metabolic function and therapeutic potential
K Townsend, YH Tseng
Adipocyte 1 (1), 13-24, 2012
932012
Bone morphogenetic protein 7 (BMP7) reverses obesity and regulates appetite through a central mTOR pathway
KL Townsend, R Suzuki, TL Huang, E Jing, TJ Schulz, K Lee, ...
The FASEB Journal 26 (5), 2187-2196, 2012
912012
MicroRNA‐455 regulates brown adipogenesis via a novel HIF1an‐AMPK‐PGC1α signaling network
H Zhang, M Guan, KL Townsend, TL Huang, D An, X Yan, R Xue, ...
EMBO reports 16 (10), 1378-1393, 2015
692015
Increased mitochondrial activity in BMP7-treated brown adipocytes, due to increased CPT1-and CD36-mediated fatty acid uptake
KL Townsend, D An, MD Lynes, TL Huang, H Zhang, LJ Goodyear, ...
Antioxidants & redox signaling 19 (3), 243-257, 2013
522013
Increased mitochondrial activity in BMP7-treated brown adipocytes, due to increased CPT1-and CD36-mediated fatty acid uptake
KL Townsend, D An, MD Lynes, TL Huang, H Zhang, LJ Goodyear, ...
Antioxidants & redox signaling 19 (3), 243-257, 2013
522013
High-fat diet-induced changes in body mass and hypothalamic gene expression in wild-type and leptin-deficient mice
KL Townsend, MM Lorenzi, EP Widmaier
Endocrine 33 (2), 176-188, 2008
512008
Ablation of TRIP-Br2, a regulator of fat lipolysis, thermogenesis and oxidative metabolism, prevents diet-induced obesity and insulin resistance
CW Liew, J Boucher, JK Cheong, C Vernochet, HJ Koh, C Mallol, ...
Nature medicine 19 (2), 217, 2013
502013
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection of endothelial cells inhibits neutrophil recruitment through an interleukin-6-dependent mechanism: a new paradigm for viral …
LM Butler, HC Jeffery, RL Wheat, PC Rae, K Townsend, KR Alkharsah, ...
Journal of virology 85 (14), 7321-7332, 2011
292011
Leptin receptor expression increases in placenta, but not hypothalamus, during gestation in Mus musculus and Myotis lucifugus
J Zhao, KL Townsend, LC Schulz, TH Kunz, C Li, EP Widmaier
Placenta 25 (8-9), 712-722, 2004
292004
Changes in body mass, serum leptin, and mRNA levels of leptin receptor isoforms during the premigratory period in Myotis lucifugus
KL Townsend, TH Kunz, EP Widmaier
Journal of Comparative Physiology B 178 (2), 217-223, 2008
272008
Of mice and men: novel insights regarding constitutive and recruitable brown adipocytes
KL Townsend, YH Tseng
International journal of obesity supplements 5 (S1), S15, 2015
182015
Inhibition of trophoblast invasiveness in vitro by immunoneutralization of leptin in the bat, Myotis lucifugus (Chiroptera)
LC Schulz, K Townsend, TH Kunz, EP Widmaier
General and comparative endocrinology 150 (1), 59-65, 2007
142007
Adipose tissue and energy expenditure: central and peripheral neural activation pathways
M Blaszkiewicz, KL Townsend
Current obesity reports 5 (2), 241-250, 2016
102016
Oxidative stress-dependent MMP-13 activity underlies glucose neurotoxicity
AL Waldron, PA Schroder, KL Bourgon, JK Bolduc, JL Miller, ...
Journal of Diabetes and its Complications 32 (3), 249-257, 2018
82018
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