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Metabolism is the means by which the body derives energy and synthesizes the other molecules it needs from the fats, carbohydrates and proteins we eat as food, by enzymatic reactions helped by minerals and vitamins.
Cancer cells co-opt pain-sensing 'neural channel' to increase tolerance against oxidative stress

Cancer cells co-opt pain-sensing 'neural channel' to increase tolerance against oxidative stress

New approach to study brown fat could aid in finding treatments for obesity

New approach to study brown fat could aid in finding treatments for obesity

Researchers discover cascade of immune processes linked to poor outcomes in aggressive breast cancer

Researchers discover cascade of immune processes linked to poor outcomes in aggressive breast cancer

Study defines molecular basis to explain connection between mother’s nutrition and infant growth

Study defines molecular basis to explain connection between mother’s nutrition and infant growth

Scientists uncover the cause of insulin resistance in obesity

Scientists uncover the cause of insulin resistance in obesity

Couples who eat seafood-rich diet tend to get pregnant faster

Couples who eat seafood-rich diet tend to get pregnant faster

Tau mutations may serve as novel risk factor for cancer

Tau mutations may serve as novel risk factor for cancer

Study identifies new mechanism involved in development of Lou Gehrig's disease

Study identifies new mechanism involved in development of Lou Gehrig's disease

Yoghurt before a meal packed with health benefits

Yoghurt before a meal packed with health benefits

CSIRO study urges Australians to avoid junk protein foods for healthy weight loss

CSIRO study urges Australians to avoid junk protein foods for healthy weight loss

Proteins moderating nicotine dependence may help fat cells burn energy

Proteins moderating nicotine dependence may help fat cells burn energy

Staying up all night, sleeping all day can swiftly impact over 100 proteins in the blood

Staying up all night, sleeping all day can swiftly impact over 100 proteins in the blood

Neurological protein found to protect against inflammatory diseases

Neurological protein found to protect against inflammatory diseases

New case report reveals negative clinical impact of using biotin supplement

New case report reveals negative clinical impact of using biotin supplement

Ultrasound guidelines can reliably differentiate between pediatric thyroid nodules that require biopsy

Ultrasound guidelines can reliably differentiate between pediatric thyroid nodules that require biopsy

Study: Prediabetic patients with OSA could lower their resting heart rates by using CPAP

Study: Prediabetic patients with OSA could lower their resting heart rates by using CPAP

Intermittent fasting may increase diabetes risk, shows study

Intermittent fasting may increase diabetes risk, shows study

3D simulation reveals beneficial impact of medically induced brain cooling

3D simulation reveals beneficial impact of medically induced brain cooling

Infant formulas containing fructose pose risk to babies with hereditary fructose intolerance

Infant formulas containing fructose pose risk to babies with hereditary fructose intolerance

Study provides insights into how immune cells kill bacteria with acid

Study provides insights into how immune cells kill bacteria with acid