Conversely, a thin person's microbes can help a fat mouse
While the big cats are away, the mice will play and Toms is a pretty fat mouse
in the context of the Mayakoba Classic at Riviera Maya, a shortish, tricky course down Mexico way that should suit him to a T.
When I lifted the cement block it had rested on, a fat mouse
leaped and ran for the doorway.
had been probing diabetes by studying what genes are turned on in a fat mouse
that aren't active in a normal one.
One of the earliest breakthroughs in understanding obesity appeared to come in 1994, when a fat mouse
was found to be missing a hormone called leptin, which turns off feelings of hunger, meaning it could eat large amounts without feeling full.
Studies have shown, for example, that when bacteria from a genetically fat mouse
are placed in a lean germ-free mouse, it gains weight without changing its food intake.