Fat

Scientists identified cell populations that could be key to treating obesity

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

Scientists found a protein that turns off brown fat activity

Can brown fat help in the fight against obesity?

Waist-to-height ratio is a better indicator of fat obesity in young people than BMI

The waist-to-height ratio correlates better than BMI with DEXA measurements of fat mass.

Research identifies the body’s reaction to seven days fasting

Adaptive proteomic changes in humans during 7-day caloric restriction.

Study reveals cholesterol’s role in pain sensation

Mechanical activation of TWIK-related potassium channel by nanoscopic movement.

TB vaccine reduces liver cancer tumors in mice

BCG option for repurposing HCC treatment with Mechanistic insights

Fasting diet reduces disease risk and biological age in humans

Changes in markers indicate reduced disease risk from fasting-mimicking diet.

Women’s reproductive events linked to diabetes, high cholesterol

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

Innovative medicine offers a needle-free life for diabetes patients

Nano-insulin formulation reduces hypoglycemia episodes in oral therapy.

New research suggests hybrid exercise cuts heart disease risks

CardioRACE trial investigates cardiovascular risks in overweight adults.

Discovery of primary body temperature regulator

EPAC1 boosts brown fat growth and beige adipogenesis.

Stanford scientists study fast heartbeats with engineered tissue

Metabolic changes drive contractile dysfunction in Tachycardia.

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