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Descriptor English: Lipogenesis
Descriptor Spanish: Lipogénesis
Descriptor Portuguese: Lipogênese
Descriptor French: Lipogenèse
Entry term(s): Lipogeneses
Tree number(s): G02.111.528
G03.458.249
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D050155
Scope note: De novo fat synthesis in the body. This includes the synthetic processes of FATTY ACIDS and subsequent TRIGLYCERIDES in the LIVER and the ADIPOSE TISSUE. Lipogenesis is regulated by numerous factors, including nutritional, hormonal, and genetic elements.
Annotation: do not confuse with ADIPOGENESIS, the differentiation of ADIPOCYTES
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Fatty Acids (1965-2005)
Public MeSH Note: 2006
History Note: 2006
DeCS ID: 51244
Unique ID: D050155
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Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Lipogenesis - Preferred
Concept UI M0472907
Scope note De novo fat synthesis in the body. This includes the synthetic processes of FATTY ACIDS and subsequent TRIGLYCERIDES in the LIVER and the ADIPOSE TISSUE. Lipogenesis is regulated by numerous factors, including nutritional, hormonal, and genetic elements.
Preferred term Lipogenesis
Entry term(s) Lipogeneses



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