Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, June 13th, 2005
Yet, the reasons for the strong correlation between excess body fat and diabetes have been puzzling researchers. Scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science and the University of Umea, Sweden, have now unraveled a mechanism by which fat contributes to the onset of the disease. Their results were published in Cell Metabolism.
Type 2 diabetes is a complex disease characterized by the body's inability to efficiently utilize...
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