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Stop blaming obesity on genes; study links insulin to fat storage

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Researchers have uncovered new evidence suggesting factors other than genes could cause obesity, finding that genetically identical cells store widely differing amounts of fat depending on subtle variations in how cells process insulin. Learning the precise mechanism responsible for fat storage in cells could lead to methods for controlling obesity. “Insights […]

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