• Key Enzyme That Controls White-to-brown Fat Conversion Identified

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    The key enzyme, Cul2-APPBP2, which catalyzes the degradation of PRDM16 protein, a potent activator of beige fat biogenesis has been discovered.
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  • Researchers create novel mouse model for mapping protein communication between organs

    Researchers create novel mouse model for mapping protein communication between organs

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Our many different organ systems are in constant communication with each other. During exercise, for example, muscles send out signals to fat and liver tissue to release their energy sources.
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  • Research suggests a new model of how beige fat biogenesis is controlled

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Once considered an inert tissue, fat - or adipose tissue - is now known to play an active role in the body's critical functions by secreting hormones that regulate hunger and body temperature.
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