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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.
New study finds how the body adapts to occasional short-term overeating

New study finds how the body adapts to occasional short-term overeating

Bentham Science's new volume delves into specific avenues of applied NMR studies

Bentham Science's new volume delves into specific avenues of applied NMR studies

Delving into tumor's cellular lineage may offer clues for customized therapies

Delving into tumor's cellular lineage may offer clues for customized therapies

Johns Hopkins researchers uncover role of neurotransmitter in the spread of aggressive cancers

Johns Hopkins researchers uncover role of neurotransmitter in the spread of aggressive cancers

Cancer drugs reprogram genes in breast tumors to prevent endocrine resistance, finds study

Cancer drugs reprogram genes in breast tumors to prevent endocrine resistance, finds study

New review highlights how lifestyle affects our genes

New review highlights how lifestyle affects our genes

Study provides new insight into how obesity, insulin resistance can affect cognition

Study provides new insight into how obesity, insulin resistance can affect cognition

Morning exercise may burn more calories

Morning exercise may burn more calories

Researchers explore whether time of day can affect the body's response to physical exertion

Researchers explore whether time of day can affect the body's response to physical exertion

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research

Exercising in the morning, rather than at night, may yield better results, shows study

Exercising in the morning, rather than at night, may yield better results, shows study

Timing of food intake influences molecular clock in the liver of mice

Timing of food intake influences molecular clock in the liver of mice

Gut bacteria and pregnancy

Gut bacteria and pregnancy

New drug-delivery system senses high oxidant levels, responds to body chemistry and environment

New drug-delivery system senses high oxidant levels, responds to body chemistry and environment

Yeast strain provides manufacturing boost to low-calorie sweetener derived from lactose

Yeast strain provides manufacturing boost to low-calorie sweetener derived from lactose

Growth hormone acts directly on the brain to conserve energy when the body loses weight

Growth hormone acts directly on the brain to conserve energy when the body loses weight

Removing damaged mitochondria may relieve chronic inflammatory conditions

Removing damaged mitochondria may relieve chronic inflammatory conditions

Researchers identify rare SRC-1 gene variants related to human obesity

Researchers identify rare SRC-1 gene variants related to human obesity

New international guidelines for protein intake in track and field athletes

New international guidelines for protein intake in track and field athletes

Ohio researchers investigate racial disparity in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Ohio researchers investigate racial disparity in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease