US Patent 10,080,884
September 25, 2018
Method and Devices for Activating Adipose Tissue Using Electrical Energy
Inventors: Tamara C. Baynham and Jason L. Harris
Applicant: Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.
Methods and devices are provided for activating brown adipose tissue (BAT) using electrical energy. In general, the methods and devices can facilitate activation of BAT to increase thermogenesis. Increased thermogenesis may provide improvement in weight management.