Prof. Martin Klingenspor (Chair of Molecular Nutritional Medicine, Else Kröner-Fresenius-Centre, School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, TU Munich) will focus on "The role of brown fat in energy balance: More than a mere heater organ" in his lecture. Venue: Rehbrücker Colloquia organised by the German Institute for Nutrition Research Potsdam-Rehbrücke (DIfE) in the Berlin Potsdam Conference Center | Zehlendorfer Damm 190 | 14532 Kleinmachnow Berlin. For further information click here.
Lecture: The role of brown fat in energy balance. More than a mere heater organ | DIfE | 15.05.19 | Potsdam-Berlin
Prof. Klingenspor is one of the editors of the new Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology (Springer-Verlag | Vol. 251 | 2019)
Brown adipose tissue (BAT) and its metabolic function is the main topic in this new handbook. The book provides an update on the latest research. BAT dissipates energy and might offer a target for novel therapies to address obesity, a health condition that has reached pandemic dimensions.