Saturday, August 6, 2016

Metabolism in Mind: New Insights into the "Gut–Brain Axis" Spur Commercial Efforts to Target It

What if controlling the appetite were as easy as flipping a switch? It sounds like the stuff of science fiction, but Jeffrey Friedman of Rockefeller University and his colleagues did exactly this in genetically engineered mice to try to shed light on how the brain influences appetite.

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