Obesity

Are high-protein total diet replacements the key to maintaining healthy weight?

8 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

The results of a new study suggest that high-protein total diet replacements are a promising nutritional strategy to combat rising rates of obesity. In particular, the study...
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Integrative genomics reveal a role for MCPIP1 in adipogenesis and adipocyte metabolism

16 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract Obesity is considered a serious chronic disease, associated with an increased risk of developing cardiovascular diseases, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and type 2...
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Obesity-related gene that controls cravings and exercise motivation in mice could inspire new therapies

21 days ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Obesity-related gene that controls cravings and exercise motivation in mice could inspire new therapies arlene.weintraub Fri, 11/06/2020 - 08:37
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Gene in mice controls food cravings, desire to exercise

21 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

National Institutes of Health researchers have discovered a gene in mice that controls the craving for fatty and sugary foods and the desire to exercise. The gene, Prkar2a, is...
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Boost to develop microalgae into health foods

1 month ago   |   Phys

Dietary supplementation of fatty acids produced from microalgae have wide-reaching health benefits for humans, including the ability to reduce obesity, diabetes and fatty liver...
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Human Gut Microbiome Response to Short-Term Bifidobacterium -Based Probiotic Treatment

1 month ago   |   Springer   |   2 articles

Abstract Gut microbiota is believed to play a crucial role in modulating obesity in humans, and probiotics affecting gut microbiota can alleviate some of the obesity-related...
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1 month ago   |   Wiley

The cover image depicts the consumption of prebiotics, probiotics and engineered microbes by an obese individual and these microbes caused a shift in the gut microbiota...
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Kojic acid repurposing as a pancreatic lipase inhibitor and the optimization of its production from a local Aspergillus oryzae soil isolate

1 month ago   |   BMC Biotechnology

Obesity and its related diseases are increasing worldwide. One of the best therapeutic strategies for obesity management is through the inhibition of pancreatic lipase enzyme...
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ProSciento Closes Growth Financing from 1315 Capital

2 monthes ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

SAN DIEGO & PHILADELPHIA--ProSciento, Inc., a leading specialty clinical research organization focused on non-alcoholic steatohepatitis , diabetes, obesity, and related...
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CRISPR treats obesity in mice by turning harmful fat into energy-burning cells

3 monthes ago   |   Fierce Biotech

CRISPR treats obesity in mice by turning harmful fat into energy-burning cells aliu Wed, 08/26/2020 - 06:23
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Dual and mutual interaction between microbiota and viral infections: a...

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Efficient protection of microorganisms for delivery to the intestinal tract...

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