It's what you do with the fat that matters!

Clinton R. Bruce, Mark A. Febbraio

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Obesity and a diet rich in saturated fatty acids can lead to high lipid levels in the liver and insulin resistance. However, inhibition of a key enzyme that elongates long-chain saturated fatty acids can protect against insulin resistance in fatty livers, even with concurrent obesity (pages 1193-1202).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1137-1138
Number of pages2
JournalNature Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2007
Externally publishedYes

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