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UT Southwestern Medical Center Study Unlocks Origin of Brown Fat Cells Important in Weight Maintenance



9/26/2013 6:54:32 AM

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In ongoing research aimed at battling obesity, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have deciphered how new fat cells are formed in energy-storing fat pads. In particular, researchers sought to find out the origin of "brown" fat cells and whether humans can make more of them in order to burn extra calories – a finding that could have significant impact in battling obesity and related diseases.

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