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Thermogenesis

Introduction: Thermogenesis

Description of Thermogenesis

Thermogenesis: heat production in the body by muscular activity (e.g. shivering), food intake, or increased metabolic rate, frequently hormonally regulated.
Source: CRISP

Thermogenesis: The generation of heat in order to maintain body temperature. The uncoupled oxidation of fatty acids contained within brown adipose tissue and SHIVERING are examples of thermogenesis in MAMMALS.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - CRISP

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Source: CRISP

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