Scientists Find Genetic Variants That Prevent Obesity, Diabetes

interesting facts about obesity

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Interesting Facts About Obesity

Futurism.com reports on some fascinating data on genetic research showing certain genes playing major roles on regulating obesity and weight loss and gain.  Very interesting facts and data points in the battle against obesity and diabetes.

Drug Discovery Researchers from the University of Cambridge have discovered genetic variants, or mutations, that protect people from obesity and its symptoms — and they think the discovery could lead to new weight-loss medications. “A powerful emerging concept is that genetic variants that protect against disease can be used […]

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