Connect with us

Health

Researchers uncover a new source of energy expending brown fat cells – News-Medical.Net

A new source of energy expending brown fat cells has been uncovered by researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center, which they say points towards potential new therapeutic…

Published

on

Article feature image

A new source of energy expending brown fat cells has been uncovered by researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center, which they say points towards potential new therapeutic options for obesity. According to the new report, published today by Nature Metabolism, the key lies in the expression of a receptor called Trpv1 (temperature-sensitive ion channel transient receptor potential cation subfamily V member 1) — a protein known to sense noxious stimuli, including pain and temperature.
Specifically,…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
Coronavirus: Recovered from COVID-19? Look out for these symptoms months after recovery, as per studies – Times of India
Article feature image
Study shows vegetarians have healthier disease markers than meat-eaters – Hindustan Times