Cell Metabolism

Scientists identified cell populations that could be key to treating obesity

New cells discovered in human omental adipose tissue inhibit fat cell formation.

Changes in brain neuron shape lead to middle-aged obesity

Melanocortin-4 receptor neuronal cilia shorten with age, contributing to obesity.

Women’s reproductive events linked to diabetes, high cholesterol

Women's life stages and how they affect health later.

The connection between seasons and dietary choices

Seasonal daylight changes affect mice's internal clocks and energy metabolism.

Unborn babies use gene to control mom’s metabolism

How fetuses use a "greedy" gene to get more food.

Incurable vascular diseases: New hope for treatment

Acetate regulates the endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition.

Understanding cell type’s responses to exercise could help progress exercise as medicine

Exercise may boost human health through cell production.

Foods with a high fat and sugar content change our brain

Chocolate bars, crisps and fries - why can't we just ignore them in the supermarket?

Study identifies a link between late-night eating and obesity

Scientists find eating time affects how the body stores fat and regulates appetite hormones.

Two daily fasting diets are effective for weight loss

How long should you fast for weight loss?

Low-cal sweeteners? Are they better or worst?

There is a consensus that overconsumption of sugar-sweetened beverages adds to the predominance of obesity and related comorbidities, for example, type 2 diabetes (T2D)....

The effect of exercise may differ depending on the time of day

Finding the perfect time to exercise is as much about personal preference as it is physiology. Exercise is supposed to feel good—but if muscles...

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