Volume 32, No 12, Dec 2022
EISSN: 1748-7838 2018
impact factor 17.848*
(Clarivate Analytics, 2019)
Volume 32 Issue 12, December 2022: 1042-1043
Live cold to grow old? Thermogenesis to fight cancer
Henning T. Langer1 , Lewis C. Cantley2 , Marcus D. Goncalves1,*1Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA
A drop in ambient temperature induces systemic changes in glucose metabolism that enable thermogenesis. A recent article by Seki and colleagues explored the potential of cold exposure and brown fat activation to stop tumor growth.