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New drug can create ‘good’ fat to combat obesity

New drug can create ‘good’ fat to combat obesity Scientists have identified a new drug that can create beneficial “brown” or “good” fat to boost metabolism, combat obesityand Type II diabetes. Researchers from Gladstone Institutes San Francisco in the US treated

This gene could help fight obesity

, 2016, 03.01 PM IST This gene could help fight obesity (Getty Images) Scientists have identified a gene that could protect against obesity by increasing the feeling of fullness, a finding that may lead to potential new therapies to treat eating-related

New Molecule To Fight Obesity Identified

NEW YORK: Activating the oestrogen — the primary female sex hormone — receptor-beta protein with a chemical has the potential to increase metabolism as well as help reduce obesity, say researchers including one of Indian-origin. The findings showed that the activation