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Genetic factors influence where fat is stored in our bodies

Genetic factors influence where fat is stored in our bodies

Researchers identify new therapeutic target in the fight against chronic liver diseases

Researchers identify new therapeutic target in the fight against chronic liver diseases

Newly discovered regulatory mechanism helps control fat metabolism

Newly discovered regulatory mechanism helps control fat metabolism

Long-term postpartum obesity may be due to reprogramming of maternal energy metabolism

Long-term postpartum obesity may be due to reprogramming of maternal energy metabolism

How physical activity decreases belly fat in humans

How physical activity decreases belly fat in humans

Statins reduce the formation of brown adipose tissue

Statins reduce the formation of brown adipose tissue

Research suggests a promising therapeutic target to treat or prevent metabolic disorders

Research suggests a promising therapeutic target to treat or prevent metabolic disorders

Improving blood vessel growth could help mitigate health problems arising from obesity

Improving blood vessel growth could help mitigate health problems arising from obesity

Platelets grown from stem cells could reduce the reliance on donated platelets

Platelets grown from stem cells could reduce the reliance on donated platelets

New study could provide a potential new drug to help fight obesity

New study could provide a potential new drug to help fight obesity

New research project to combat obesity, type 2 diabetes receives NIH funding

New research project to combat obesity, type 2 diabetes receives NIH funding

Children with poor aerobic fitness have increased risk of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease

Children with poor aerobic fitness have increased risk of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease

New approach using 'cellular dust' offers hope for regenerative medicine

New approach using 'cellular dust' offers hope for regenerative medicine

Study uncovers new mechanism of action in a first-line drug for diabetes

Study uncovers new mechanism of action in a first-line drug for diabetes

A new approach identified to control Zika virus, dengue fever

A new approach identified to control Zika virus, dengue fever

Low levels of cellular copper may make fat cells fatter

Low levels of cellular copper may make fat cells fatter

New 3D imaging technique helps track satiety hormone

New 3D imaging technique helps track satiety hormone

Rural borderland communities vulnerable to high stress impacting mental and physical health

Rural borderland communities vulnerable to high stress impacting mental and physical health

Novel method achieves accurate and precise temperature estimation in fat-containing tissues

Novel method achieves accurate and precise temperature estimation in fat-containing tissues

UNC scientists reveal new approach to prevent obesity and diabetes

UNC scientists reveal new approach to prevent obesity and diabetes