fat metabolism

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Noun1.fat metabolism - a metabolic process that breaks down ingested fats into fatty acids and glycerol and then into simpler compounds that can be used by cells of the body
metabolic process, metabolism - the organic processes (in a cell or organism) that are necessary for life
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Alytas specializes in the research of fat metabolism in connection with obesity and has identified and validated target genes for the development of a novel immune-based obesity treatment.
It also influences liver function, with shortfalls linked to irregularities in blood fat metabolism as well as excess free radical cellular damage, wrote Dr Derbyshire in the online journal BMJ Nutrition, Prevention & Health.
[USA], Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers found that protein consumption before bed compared to protein consumption during the day does not disturb overnight belly fat metabolism or whole-body fat burn.
Acetone, a type of ketone released due to increased fat metabolism, the mainA characteristic of the keto diet, accumulates in the body.
Using a pathway enrichment analysis they found that the genes activated in the rotator cuff muscle were in regions related to fat metabolism and adipogenesis, or the formation of fat or fatty tissue.
Chromium is a trace element that can have more than trace effects on your blood sugar and fat metabolism. One study with type-2 diabetic rats indicated that chromium could help with both high blood sugar and poor fat metabolism.
Taken together, the findings suggest that weight loss normalizes fat metabolism in all individuals with type 2 diabetes, but the more rapid loss of the capacity of beta cells to recover prevents some individuals from returning to a non-diabetic state.
The end result is an altered fat metabolism favoring storage over fatty acid oxidation.
A recent study found changes in fat metabolism that are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease in men who consumed a high-sugar diet.
Karampinos, Christina Holzapfel, Hans Hauner, Martin Klingenspor, and Vasilis Ntziachristos: Non-invasive Measurement of Brown Fat Metabolism Based on Optoacoustic Imaging of Hemoglobin Gradients, Cell Metabolism 03/2018.
The mice without the enzyme had supercharged fat metabolism and stopped gaining weight, even when researchers put the rodents on a high-fat diet.