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weight loss
2015-03-23 12:58:59

Single-celled organisms reprogrammed to create a molecule that becomes a hunger-suppressing lipid through regular metabolism could be the solution to the obesity epidemic, according to new research presented Monday at the annual American Chemical Society (ACS) expo.

2014-07-28 10:27:48

A probiotic that prevents obesity could be on the horizon. Bacteria that produce a therapeutic compound in the gut inhibit weight gain, insulin resistance and other adverse effects of a high-fat diet in mice.

weight loss
2014-07-26 03:00:23

Bacteria that produce a therapeutic compound in the gut inhibit weight gain, insulin resistance and other adverse effects of a high-fat diet in mice, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]