About the Authors

Amandine Girousse

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Geneviève Tavernier

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Carine Valle

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Cedric Moro

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Niklas Mejhert

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute at Karolinska Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden

Anne-Laure Dinel

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Marianne Houssier

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Balbine Roussel

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Aurèle Besse-Patin

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Marion Combes

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Lucile Mir

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Laurent Monbrun

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Véronic Bézaire

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Bénédicte Prunet-Marcassus

Affiliation Physiogenex, Prologue Biotech, Labège-Innopole, France

Aurélie Waget

Affiliations University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, INSERM, UMR1048,Team 2, I2MC, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France

Isabelle Vila

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Sylvie Caspar-Bauguil

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, Toulouse University Hospitals, Laboratory of Clinical Biochemistry, Toulouse, France

Katie Louche

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Marie-Adeline Marques

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Aline Mairal

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Marie-Laure Renoud

Affiliations University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, INSERM, UMR1048, Team 1, I2MC, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France

Jean Galitzky

Affiliations University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, INSERM, UMR1048, Team 1, I2MC, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France

Cecilia Holm

Affiliation Department of Experimental Medical Science, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Etienne Mouisel

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Claire Thalamas

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, Toulouse University Hospitals, INSERM, Clinical Investigation Center, Toulouse, France

Nathalie Viguerie

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France

Thierry Sulpice

Affiliation Physiogenex, Prologue Biotech, Labège-Innopole, France

Rémy Burcelin

Affiliations University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, INSERM, UMR1048,Team 2, I2MC, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France

Peter Arner

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute at Karolinska Hospital, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden

Dominique Langin

dominique.langin@inserm.fr

Affiliations INSERM, UMR1048, Obesity Research Laboratory, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France, University of Toulouse, UMR1048, Paul Sabatier University, France, Toulouse University Hospitals, Laboratory of Clinical Biochemistry, Toulouse, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: AG GT CT NV TS RB PA DL. Performed the experiments: AG GT CV CM NM ALD MH ABP MC LMir LMonbrun VB BPM AW IV KL MAM AM MLR JG. Analyzed the data: AG GT CV CM NM BR BPM SCB TS CH EM RB PA DL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CH. Wrote the paper: AG DL.