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World J Diabetes. Aug 15, 2019; 10(8): 421-445
Published online Aug 15, 2019. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v10.i8.421
Figure 1
Figure 1 Schematic representation of the anatomical distribution of bone marrow adipose tissue depots. Both hyperglycemia and the antidiabetic drugs thiazolidinediones may induce marrow adipose tissue (MAT) expansion by increasing the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor genes, which in turn stimulates adipogenesis. rMAT: Regulated MAT (MAT depots that increase or decrease in response to different stimuli).