Come on BAIBA light my fire

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The contracting muscle has been shown to act as an endocrine organ, secreting "myokines" that participate in tissue crosstalk. In this issue of Cell Metabolism, Roberts et al. (2014) identify BAIBA as a contractioninduced myokine that results in browning of white adipose tissue and increases fat oxidation in the liver.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalCell Metabolism
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jan 2014
Externally publishedYes

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