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New Target for Treating Diabetes and Obesity, Washington University in St. Louis Study



8/3/2012 7:21:42 AM

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a potential target for treating diabetes and obesity. Studying mice, they found that when the target protein was disabled, the animals became more sensitive to insulin and were less likely to get fat even when they ate a high-fat diet that caused their littermates to become obese.

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