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New low-calorie rice could help cut rising obesity rates

The presentation will take place here at the 249th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the world's largest scientific…

UK Researchers Solve Metabolic Mystery Lending Insight Into Lafora Disease

Matthew Gentry, Ph.D, and Craig Vander Kooi, Ph.D, associate professors of molecular and cellular biochemistry, and researcher Madushi Raththagala, Ph.D,…

Gut bacteria can control organ functions

“The gut microbiota enhances the host's metabolic capacity for processing nutrients and drugs and modulates the activities of multiple pathways in a variety of…

The accumulation of sugar in neurons may explain the origin of several neurodegenerative diseases

Published in the latest issue of Nature Neuroscience, this finding has been made by a team of Spanish researchers led by Joan J. Guinovart, director of the…