Enzyme produced in the liver promotes obesity, fatty liver disease and insulin resistance
23.08.2017 · DIfE German Institute Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbrücke
In mice that are given a high-fat diet, an increased production of the enzyme DPP4* by the liver promotes an increase in body fat, the development of fatty liver disease and insulin resistance. "In combination with our...
GSCN awards “Young Investigator Award“ for FLI-Scientist Francesco Neri
21.08.2017 · FLI Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute
Francesco Neri, PhD, research group leader at the Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) in Jena, receives the „GSCN 2017 Young Investigator Award“ of the German Stem Cell Network.
New therapeutic attack point: Scientists find off-switch for the mTor complex
06.06.2017 · FMP Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie
As the cell's molecular control center, the mTor kinase regulates cellular metabolism, growth and division. However, in cells affected by pathological change, the regulation goes array. Therefore, it would be helpful if the...
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