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Waste From Gut Bacteria Helps Host Control Weight, UT Southwestern Researchers Report


October 17, 2008

Masashi Yanagisawa A single molecule in the intestinal wall, activated by the waste products from gut bacteria, plays a large role in controlling whether the host animal is lean or fat, a research team, that includes scientists from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, has found in a mouse study. Full Story

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