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Scientists have recently discovered why some people are apple shaped and others pear shaped.
University of Edinburgh researchers have defined one particular protein that plays a crucial part in determining how fat is stored and distributed in the body. By obtaining a greater understanding of how this protein works, medicines can be developed to treat obesity.
Dr Nicholas Morton, from the University’s Centre for cardiovascular research said “this study opens up new avenues for research, and gives us a much better idea of why some fat in the body becomes unhealthy while other fat is safely stored for energy”.
By Claudie Qumsieh Mobile phones could soon be used to test for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The tests will […]
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by Sandra Juncu A Scot, an Asian, a Native – American and an Eskimo walk into a bar, […]
By Ewan Angus Recently the University of Manchester was home to the release of an anthology that was […]
By Shane de Barra Ever wondered what goes on beneath the skin? While most of us go about […]