Researchers Discover Master Metabolism Regulator With Profound Effect On Fat Metabolism

Thu, 08 Feb 2007 10:00 AM EST

... Researchers have discovered an enzyme that has an unexpectedly profound impact on fat metabolism. The enzyme is a master regulator that controls metabolic responses to a deficiency of essential amino acids in the diet. The research could lead to treatments for obesity and malnutrition and to preventions for type 2 diabetes and heart attacks. ...