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Cell Metabolism,2015 Nov 23. pii: S1550-4131(15)00567-7.



Xia JX, Holland WL, Kusminski CM, Sun K, Sharma AX, Pearson MJ, Sifuentes AJ, McDonald JG, Gordillo R, Scherer PE. 2015. Targeted Induction of Ceramide Degradation Leads to Improved Systemic Metabolism and Reduced Hepatic Steatosis. Cell Metabolism, 22, 266–278



Kusminski CM, Holland WL, Sun K, Park JY, Spurgin SB, Lin Y, Askew GR, Simcox JA, McClain DA, Li C, Scherer PE. 2012. MitoNEET-driven alterations in adipocyte mitochondrial activity during obesity reveal a critical adaptive process that preserves insulin sensitivity.
Nature Medicine, 18(10):1539-49.



Morley TS, Xia JX, Scherer PE. 2015. Selective Enhancement of Insulin Sensitivity in the Mature Adipocyte is
Sufficient for Systemic Metabolic Improvements. Nature Comm., 2015 Aug 5;6:7906



Wang QA, Gupta RK, Scherer PE. 2013. AdipoChaser, a novel model system to track adipogenesis during white adipose tissue development, expansion and regeneration.
Nature Medicine, 19(10):1338-44



Wernstedt Asterholm I, Tao C, Morley TS, Wang QA, Delgado-Lopez F, Wang ZV, Scherer PE. 2014. Adipocyte Inflammation is Essential for Healthy Adipose Tissue Expansion and Remodeling. Cell Metabolism, 20(1):103-18



Wang QA, Tao C, Jiang L, Shao M, Ye R, Zhu Y, Gordillo R, Ali A, Lian Y, Holland WL, Gupta RK, Scherer PE. 2015. Distinct Regulatory Mechanisms Govern Embryonic versus Adult Adipocyte Maturation.
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Rutkowski JM, Stern JH, Scherer PE. 2015. The Cell Biology of Fat Expansion. J. Cell Biol., 208(5):501-512.



Kusminski CM, Gallardo Montejano V, Wang ZV, Hegde V, Bickel PE, Dhurandhar N, Scherer PE. 2015.
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