New finding on the formation of fat tissue in man

Published 2015-08-05 12:57. Updated 2015-08-05 13:18Denna sida på svenska

Mikael Ryden

"Bone marrow contains stem cells that normally give rise to new red and white blood cells. A team of researchers from Sweden and France has now shown that bone marrow cells can also form fat. The results are published in the scientific journal Cell Metabolism."

Read the full article at KI News about Mikael Rydén, Unit of Endocrinology with the Lipid laboratory, and his research group's latest results.

Transplanted Bone Marrow-Derived Cells Contribute to Human Adipogenesis.
Rydén M, Uzunel M, Hård J, Borgström E, Mold J, Arner E, et al
Cell Metab. 2015 Sep;22(3):408-17

Cell BiologyDiabetesMetabolismStem cells