|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
|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
|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), 379-383, 2013
|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
|Brown fat fuel utilization and thermogenesis|
KL Townsend, YH Tseng
Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism 25 (4), 168-177, 2014
|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), 760-768, 2015
|Brown adipose tissue: recent insights into development, metabolic function and therapeutic potential|
K Townsend, YH Tseng
Adipocyte 1 (1), 13-24, 2012
|Micro RNA‐455 regulates brown adipogenesis via a novel HIF 1an‐AMPK‐PGC 1α signaling network|
H Zhang, M Guan, KL Townsend, TL Huang, D An, X Yan, R Xue, ...
EMBO reports 16 (10), 1378-1393, 2015
|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
|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
|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), 217-226, 2013
|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
|The importance of peripheral nerves in adipose tissue for the regulation of energy balance|
M Blaszkiewicz, JW Willows, CP Johnson, KL Townsend
Biology 8 (1), 10, 2019
|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
|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
|Of mice and men: novel insights regarding constitutive and recruitable brown adipocytes|
KL Townsend, YH Tseng
International journal of obesity supplements 5 (1), S15-S20, 2015
|Neuropathy and neural plasticity in the subcutaneous white adipose depot|
M Blaszkiewicz, JW Willows, AL Dubois, S Waible, K DiBello, LL Lyons, ...
PloS one 14 (9), e0221766, 2019
|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
|Adipose tissue and energy expenditure: central and peripheral neural activation pathways|
M Blaszkiewicz, KL Townsend
Current obesity reports 5 (2), 241-250, 2016
|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