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Scientists find a way to convert “bad body fat” to “good fat”

Scientists find a way to convert “bad body fat” to “good fat”

New research identifies way to convert white fat into brown fat in mice

New research identifies way to convert white fat into brown fat in mice

A skin patch to get rid of those love handles

A skin patch to get rid of those love handles

Regulatory T-cells can support fat depots in dealing with environmental challenges

Regulatory T-cells can support fat depots in dealing with environmental challenges

Enhanced levels of NPs in adipose tissue protect against obesity and insulin resistance

Enhanced levels of NPs in adipose tissue protect against obesity and insulin resistance

"Fat switch" may hold the key to obesity finds new study

"Fat switch" may hold the key to obesity finds new study

Loss of smell linked to weight loss in mice despite same food intake, study reveals

Loss of smell linked to weight loss in mice despite same food intake, study reveals

Sense of smell may play key role in how the body deals with calories

Sense of smell may play key role in how the body deals with calories

Researchers discover biological link between gut bacteria metabolism and obesity

Researchers discover biological link between gut bacteria metabolism and obesity

Penn study reveals new molecular pilot light required to turn on brown fat furnace

Penn study reveals new molecular pilot light required to turn on brown fat furnace

Mouse model could improve understanding of human brown fat’s role in metabolic processes

Mouse model could improve understanding of human brown fat’s role in metabolic processes

Brown fat in humans: more than previously thought

Brown fat in humans: more than previously thought

New study reveals sympathetic nervous system as main driver of thermogenesis

New study reveals sympathetic nervous system as main driver of thermogenesis

Study establishes potential of BAT receptors as druggable targets for treatment of obesity, diabetes

Study establishes potential of BAT receptors as druggable targets for treatment of obesity, diabetes

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

High level of protein appears to diminish energy burning power of brown fat

Cold-induced fat-like molecules help fuel metabolism in mice

Cold-induced fat-like molecules help fuel metabolism in mice

Penn researchers identify genome-wide changes caused by high-fat diet

Penn researchers identify genome-wide changes caused by high-fat diet

Exercise-induced irisin could regulate bone metabolism by autocrine mechanisms

Exercise-induced irisin could regulate bone metabolism by autocrine mechanisms

Study describes method to engineer brown adipose tissue from white fat-derived stem cells

Study describes method to engineer brown adipose tissue from white fat-derived stem cells

Brown fat in humans three times greater than previously known, TUM study shows

Brown fat in humans three times greater than previously known, TUM study shows