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Adipose tissue lipolysis controlled by endothelial cells

By identifying a new means of communication between endothelial cells and adipocytes, researchers provide evidence that the endothelial cells actively provoke lipid release from adipocytes to support capillary growth. This crosstalk ultimately helps to maintain metabolic health in obesity.

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Rudnicki, M., Haas, T.L. Adipose tissue lipolysis controlled by endothelial cells. Nat Rev Endocrinol 18, 397–398 (2022).

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