Metabolism News and Research

Latest Metabolism News and Research

Babies show effects of mothers stress from 9/11 trauma

Babies show effects of mothers stress from 9/11 trauma

Traffic pollution may increase risk of breast cancer

Traffic pollution may increase risk of breast cancer

Tumors of the pituitary gland are more common than thought

Tumors of the pituitary gland are more common than thought

Researchers determine mechanism of action of chemotherapy drug motexafin gadolinium

Researchers determine mechanism of action of chemotherapy drug motexafin gadolinium

Research may re-define management of heart failure in diabetes

Research may re-define management of heart failure in diabetes

Physical activity appears to inhibit Alzheimer's

Physical activity appears to inhibit Alzheimer's

Use of positron emission tomography may eliminate more strenuous drug development trials with animals

Use of positron emission tomography may eliminate more strenuous drug development trials with animals

Mice put into "suspended animation" in U.S.

Mice put into "suspended animation" in U.S.

Brain system that controls the sleep/wake cycle might also play a role in regulating appetite and metabolism

Brain system that controls the sleep/wake cycle might also play a role in regulating appetite and metabolism

Body's 24-hour internal clock linked to obesity and diabetes

Body's 24-hour internal clock linked to obesity and diabetes

Researchers study radiation blockers while conducting nuclear imaging of Iodine uptake in mouse tissues

Researchers study radiation blockers while conducting nuclear imaging of Iodine uptake in mouse tissues

Drugs targeted at muscle cells can be of use in the treatment of diabetes patients with insulin resistance

Drugs targeted at muscle cells can be of use in the treatment of diabetes patients with insulin resistance

Link between insomnia and obesity

Link between insomnia and obesity

Unconventional wiring of the brain circuits that govern sleep and waking might explain the prevalence of insomnia

Unconventional wiring of the brain circuits that govern sleep and waking might explain the prevalence of insomnia

New findings about insulin-signaling in the liver could prove useful in understanding type 2 diabetes

New findings about insulin-signaling in the liver could prove useful in understanding type 2 diabetes

Obesity linked to diabetes

Obesity linked to diabetes

Protein that regulates cholesterol levels may lead to new drug targets in the fight against obesity

Protein that regulates cholesterol levels may lead to new drug targets in the fight against obesity

Researcher grows new insulin-secreting beta cells from pancreatic tissue

Researcher grows new insulin-secreting beta cells from pancreatic tissue

Contrary to old wives tales, alcohol, does not aid lactation

Contrary to old wives tales, alcohol, does not aid lactation

Novel human kidney protein called renalase that regulates both heart contraction and blood pressure

Novel human kidney protein called renalase that regulates both heart contraction and blood pressure