New drug discovery will soon let you eat anything without gaining weight
08 Décembre, 2018, 21:55 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
An global team of researchers has reportedly hit a new gene breakthrough that may lead to the development of anti-obesity pills.
An worldwide team of researchers found that when they removed a single gene known as RCAN1 from mice and fed those mice a high fat diet they didn't gain weight like the mice who still had the gene.
According to research, the weight loss market in the United States alone is already worth around $66 billion Dollars.
The global team, led by scientists at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Professor Damien Keating at Flinders University, are hopeful a similar approach that inhibits this gene will also be effective with humans to combat obesity and serious diseases like diabetes. However, the estimated number of dieters may be decreasing due to the acceptance of obesity and the body positivity movement.
Reporting in the journal EMBO Reports, scientists at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Flinders Unversity in Australia found that the single gene, known as RCAN1, acts as a feedback inhibitor for all kinds of metabolic processes and the production of body heat.
The study used a large genetic screen in rodents to identify novel genetic candidates that may cause obesity, potentially paving the way for new drug therapies. The time duration for the diets were from eight weeks to up to six months. Part of the mechanism for this involves the transformation of energy-storing "white fat" into energy-burning "brown fat", which cuts down on weight gain. The process continues even if the mice were resting. The new pill will target this gene and hence help people control their weight. This mainly prevents these cells from causing neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer's disease.
Will this new drug be the weight-loss elixir we have been looking for? "It means the body would store less fat without the need for a person to reduce food consumption or exercise more".
La quatrième saison avait rassemblé en moyenne en 2017 4,3 millions de téléspectateurs, soit une part de marché de 23.8%. La jeune Gardoise, qui avait été repêchée lors de l'émission précédente, a gagné sa place pour la finale à quatre.
The movie is produced by Middleton Productions, a subsidiary of Omnifilm Entertainment, and carries a TV-G parental guideline. With Kim's guidance and friendship, Athena transforms into the newest member of Team Possible.
Syrian state media also reported the account, saying that about 100 Syrians were hospitalized with breathing difficulties. The US state department said the goal was to "undermine confidence" in the ceasefire in Idlib province.
The 46 others could face charges of belonging to the mafia , extortion and illegal possession of arms amongst others. Colletti reportedly rejoiced in the resurrected Cupola , which was to be an improvement on Riina's "tyranny".
I'm a boxer, not a businessman and I'll probably go down the same route as every other boxer ... skint at the end of it all. Speaking to The Telegraph recently, Fury said he's a fighting man and is more than willing to rematch Wilder next.
D'abord parce que les années 1990, ce sont 19 religieux tués mais surtout plus de 200 000 morts, principalement des civils. Cette guerre civile sanguinaire aura fait au moins 150.000 morts, dont 114 imams qui s'opposaient aux musulmans radicaux.
Nul doute qu’elle offrira à Mika la meilleure option pour poursuivre sa carrière dans le sport automobile. Et il n'est pas Andrei Arshavin, pour répondre à la question sur les attentes facilement et naturellement.
Trump and Kelly have privately argued at times and complained about each other to confidants, sometimes in colorful language. He announced Friday that he'll nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W.
Rouhani drew parallels with the sanctions and other pressure faced by the countries attending the conference. The "illegal U.S. sanctions" are " a form of economic terrorism ", Rouhani said, as cited by Iranian media.
Before we talk about what made iPhone XR bag the coveted spot, let us give you a quick recap of the phone's camera specifications. The video stabilization system is also among the best that have been tested, ensuring smooth video playback with little shakes.
SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station
Three of the space station residents will be on board for Christmas; the other three will return to Earth on December 20. It was a successful take two - just an hour-and-a-half late - after NASA switched to another TDRS (T-driss) satellite.
Izzo, MSU Lose Another Top Recruit To Duke
But it is good enough to give the Blue Devils the No. 6 class in 2019, according to 247Sports . Michigan State and North Carolina were among Carey's final choices, along with Duke .
Prince Harry at Neo-Nazi Group's Target: 3 arrested
Mr Koczorowski came to the door of his London home wearing a hooded top emblazoned with the Atomwaffen Division logo. It's believed there are 10 to 15 members of the group in the United Kingdom and some European countries.
There's a bacon vending machine at Ohio State University
The Ohio Pork Council sponsored the machine, and it received bacon donations from Smithfield, Hormel and Sugardale. It says it's a fun way to help the meat science program at the school and a good way to promote the pork industry.