Irish Journal of Medical Science (1926-1967)

, Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 29–34 | Cite as

A study of adipose tissue fatty acids

  • Andrew G. A. Heffernan


Samples of fat were obtained on more than one occasion from healthy subjects whose diets remained unchanged and from both obese and healthy subjects on diets of different composition. Fat was also obtained from hypothyroid subjects before and after thyroid treatment.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew G. A. Heffernan
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Clinical ResearchThe Middlesex Hospital Medical SchoolLondon

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