Inflammation halts fat-burning
Scientists have shown in mice that excess pounds can simply be melted away by converting unwanted white fat cells into energy-consuming brown slimming cells. In a recent study, the university researchers show why the inflammatory responses that often occur in overweight people block this kind of fat cell conversion. Ref. Source 4p.
The absence of a single mitochondrial protein causes severe inflammation. Scientists have demonstrated that the removal of a single mitochondrial protein in mouse muscle leads to severe inflammation throughout the body, causing the premature death of the animal. Source 3a.
We break from Inflammation to share wisdom from one historian to you:
Today is: 18th October (GMT), in history on the 18th of October, 1918 AD the following birth happened:
James Cameron Tudor: Politician