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The Stahl Research Group would like to provide all of our published materials for academic and public accessibility.

Our research encompasses a wide range of topics usually covering diseases with underlying dysfunctional metabolic fluxes. If you have any questions about our research or if you have trouble accessing any of our publications from this page, please contact us.



Clonal derivation of white and brownadipocyte progenitor cell lines from humanpluripotent stem cells



Actomyosin-Mediated Tension Orchestrates Uncoupled Respiration in Adipose Tissues

LRH-1 regulates hepatic lipid homeostasis and maintains arachidonoyl phospholipid pools critical for phospholipid diversity

Brown fat flexes its muscle to burn energy — and calories | Berkeley News



The Sense of Smell Impacts Metabolic Health and Obesity

WAT-on-a-chip- A physiologically relevant microfluidic system incorporating white adipose tissue

Amplification of Adipogenic Commitment by VSTM2A

In vivo bioluminescence imaging of labile iron accumulation in a murine model of Acinetobacter baumannii infection

A System for In Vivo Imaging of Hepatic Free Fatty Acid Uptake



a8b1 integrin regulates nutrient absorption through an Mfge8-PTEN dependent mechanism

Differential Requirement for De Novo Lipogenesis in Cholangiocarcinoma and Hepatocellular Carcinoma of Mice and Humans

Prevention of gallbladder hypomotility via FATP2 inhibition protects from lithogenic diet-induced cholelithiasis

Metabolic reprogramming through fatty acid transport protein 1 (FATP1) regulates macrophage inflammatory potential and adipose inflammation

Matrix metalloproteinase-13 mediated degradation of hyaluronicacid-based matrices orchestrates stem cell engraftment through vascular integration

LSD1 Interacts with Zfp516 to Promote UCP1 Transcription and Brown Fat Program

In vivo bioluminescence imaging reveals copper deficiency in a murine model of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease



Bioengineering beige adipose tissue therapeutics

Dependence of Brown Adipose Tissue Function on CD36-Mediated Coenzyme Q Uptake

Matrix-Assisted Transplantation of Functional Beige Adipose Tissue

Enhanced survival and engraftment of transplanted stem cells using growth factor sequestering hydrogels



Adiponectin is essential for lipid homeostasis and survival under insulin deficiency and promotes β-cell regeneration

Consumption of Clarified Grapefruit Juice Ameliorates High-Fat Diet Induced Insulin Resistance and Weight Gain in Mice

Mfge8 promotes obesity by mediating the uptake of dietary fats and serum fatty acids

Measurement of Long-Chain Fatty Acid Uptake into Adipocytes

A Biocompatible “Split Luciferin” Reaction and Its Application for Non-Invasive Bioluminescent Imaging of Protease Activity in Living Animals



A Biocompatible in Vivo Ligation Reaction and Its Application for Noninvasive Bioluminescent Imaging of Protease Activity in Living Mice



Evidence for protein-mediated fatty acid efflux by adipocytes

Specific Bile Acids Inhibit Hepatic Fatty Acid Uptake in Mice

SLC27 fatty acid transport proteins


The Expression and Function of Fatty Acid Transport Protein-2 and -4 in the Murine Placenta

Fatty acid transport proteins, implications in physiology and disease

Evidence for protein-mediated fatty acid efflux by adipocytes



Loss of polyubiquitin gene Ubb leads to metabolic and sleep abnormalities in mice

FATP2 is a hepatic fatty acid transporter and peroxisomal very long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase



Development and validation of a high-throughput screening assay for human long-chain fatty acid transport proteins 4 and 5.



FATP review in ‘Encycl. of Mol Pharm’ (2008)

Silencing of Hepatic Fatty Acid Transporter Protein 5in VivoReverses Diet-induced Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease andImproves Hyperglycemia

Fatty acid transport proteins



FATP1 Is an Insulin-Sensitive Fatty Acid Transporter Involved in Diet-Induced Obesity

Targeted Deletion of FATP5 Reveals Multiple Functions in LiverMetabolism- Alterations in Hepatic Lipid Homeostasis

Protein-Mediated Fatty Acid Uptake- Novel Insights from In Vivo Models

Mice Deleted for Fatty Acid Transport Protein 5 Have Defective Bile Acid Conjugation and Are Protected From Obesity



Differential Requirement for De Novo Lipogenesis in Cholangiocarcinoma and Hepatocellular Carcinoma of Mice and Humans

Real-time quantification of fatty acid uptake using a novel fluorescence assay

Mice Deleted for Fatty Acid Transport Protein 5 Have Defective Bile Acid Conjugation and Are Protected From Obesity

Differential Expression of Fatty Acid Transport Proteins in Epidermis and Skin Appendages

A Case of Mistaken Identity



Endothelial Lipase Is Synthesized by Hepatic and Aorta Endothelial Cells and Its Expression Is Altered in apoE Deficient Mice

Revised nomenclature for the mammalian long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase gene family

Liver-specific deletion of negative regulator Pten results in fatty liver and insulin hypersensitivity



Characterization of a Heart-specific Fatty Acid Transport Protein

Targeted Deletion of Fatty Acid Transport Protein-4 Results in Early Embryonic Lethality

A current review of fatty acid transport proteins (SLC27)



Insulin Causes Fatty Acid Transport Protein Translocation and Enhanced Fatty Acid Uptake in Adipocytes



Fatty acid transport proteins- a current view of a growing family



A family of fatty acid transporters conserved from mycobacterium to man






The Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator Receptor, a GPI-linked Protein, Is Localized in Caveolae



Binding of Urokinase to Its Receptor Promotes Migration and Invasion of Human Melanoma Cells in Vitro



Cytotoxic Effects of Dust Particles on Alveolar Macrophages