brown fat cell differentiation Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a brown adipocyte, an animal connective tissue cell involved in adaptive thermogenesis. Brown adipocytes contain multiple small droplets of triglycerides and a high number of mitochondria. (Gene Ontology, GO_0050873)
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32 genes participating in the brown fat cell differentiation biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ADIG adipogenin
ADIPOQ adiponectin, C1Q and collagen domain containing
ADRB1 adrenoceptor beta 1
ADRB2 adrenoceptor beta 2, surface
ADRB3 adrenoceptor beta 3
ALDH6A1 aldehyde dehydrogenase 6 family, member A1
ARL4A ADP-ribosylation factor-like 4A
BNIP3 BCL2/adenovirus E1B 19kDa interacting protein 3
CEBPA CCAAT/enhancer binding protein (C/EBP), alpha
CEBPB CCAAT/enhancer binding protein (C/EBP), beta
EBF2 early B-cell factor 2
ERO1L ERO1-like (S. cerevisiae)
FABP4 fatty acid binding protein 4, adipocyte
ITGA6 integrin, alpha 6
LAMB3 laminin, beta 3
LRG1 leucine-rich alpha-2-glycoprotein 1
MB myoglobin
METRNL meteorin, glial cell differentiation regulator-like
MRAP melanocortin 2 receptor accessory protein
NUDT7 nudix (nucleoside diphosphate linked moiety X)-type motif 7
PEX11A peroxisomal biogenesis factor 11 alpha
PLAC8 placenta-specific 8
PPARG peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma
PPARGC1A peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma, coactivator 1 alpha
PRDM16 PR domain containing 16
PTGS2 prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2 (prostaglandin G/H synthase and cyclooxygenase)
RARRES2 retinoic acid receptor responder (tazarotene induced) 2
RGS2 regulator of G-protein signaling 2
SH2B2 SH2B adaptor protein 2
SLC2A4 solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter), member 4
UCP1 uncoupling protein 1 (mitochondrial, proton carrier)
ZNF516 zinc finger protein 516