A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
November 1, 2015|
The effect of a high-fat diet on murine T cells
October 16, 2015|
Mice given a dietary supplement had faster-progressing melanoma, a study shows.
October 8, 2015|
Scientists know how to turn on these fat-combusting cells. Can these energy burners be used to combat obesity?
August 7, 2015|
Following extreme trauma, patients’ adipose samples have revealed—for the first time in humans—that white fat can be converted into energy-burning brown fat.
July 31, 2015|
The antioxidant found in red wine and some berries shows that small doses have more potent antitumor effects than large doses in a mouse model.
July 1, 2015|
Annually, about 184,000 deaths annually are linked to drinking sugary beverages, according to a new study.
June 18, 2015|
And a diet that includes a few days of caloric restriction each month reduces biomarkers of aging and disease in people, according to a small trial.
April 8, 2015|
Drosophila develop preferences for healthy foods that can be disrupted by overfeeding, a study suggests.
January 6, 2015|
A new drug shows promise as a weight-loss solution in mice, prompting the animals to burn calories in the absence of a meal.
November 6, 2014|
Chimpanzees, bonobos, and gorillas harbor more microbial diversity in their guts than do humans, a study shows.