Blocked brain enzyme decreases appetite and promotes weight loss

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 - 13:42 in Health & Medicine

Imagine being able to tone down appetite and promote weight loss, while improving the body`s ability to handle blood sugar levels. That`s just what Tony Means, PhD, and his team at the Duke University Medical Center were able to do when they blocked a brain enzyme, CaMKK2, in mice.

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