Posted 2/10/12

Basic Science

  • Body Weight Impact on Puberty: Effects of High-Calorie Diet on Puberty Onset in Female Rhesus Monkeys. Click Here 
  • FGF21 regulates PGC-1? and browning of white adipose tissues in adaptive thermogenesis. Click Here 
  • Ablation of NG2 Proteoglycan Leads to Deficits in Brown Fat Function and to Adult Onset Obesity. Click Here 
  • Dietary obesity-associated Hif1? activation in adipocytes restricts fatty acid oxidation and energy expenditure via suppression of the Sirt2-NAD+ system. Click Here 
  • Blockade of the NF-?B Pathway in the Endothelium Prevents Insulin Resistance and Prolongs Lifespans. Click Here 


  • Inviting Consumers To Downsize Fast-Food Portions Significantly Reduces Calorie Consumption. Click Here 
  • Why Banning Sugar Will Not Solve Obesity. Click Here 

Translational, Clinical, and Behavioral

  • Does the use of standing 'hot' desks change sedentary work time in an open plan office? Click Here 
  • Mindful Eating as Food for Thought. Click Here 
  • The Obesity Epidemic: From the Environment to Epigenetics - Not Simply a Response to Dietary Manipulation in a Thermoneutral Environment. Click Here 
  • Evaluation of the evidence between consumption of refined grains and health outcomes. Click Here 
  • Percentage of body fat cutoffs by sex, age, and race-ethnicity in the US adult population from NHANES 1999-2004. Click Here 
  • Replacing caloric beverages with water or diet beverages for weight loss in adults: main results of the Choose Healthy Options Consciously Everyday (CHOICE) randomized clinical trial. Click Here 
  • Clinical Trial Registration for Paper Above. Click Here 
  • A systematic review and mixed treatment comparison of pharmacological interventions for the treatment of obesity. Click Here 
  • Effects of RS9939609 Gene Variant in FTO Gene on Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factors After Biliopancreatic Diversion Surgery. Click Here 
  • Genetic association study between antipsychotic-induced weight gain and the melanocortin-4 receptor gene. Click Here 
  • Association of Type 2 Diabetes Susceptibility Loci with One-Year Weight Loss in the Look AHEAD Clinical Trial. Click Here 
  • Impaired Insulin Sensitivity as Indexed by the HOMA Score Is Associated With Deficits in Verbal Fluency and Temporal Lobe Gray Matter Volume in Elderly Men and Women. Click Here 
  • Aging Insights from Identical Twins. Click Here 
  • Weight Cycling and Mortality in a Large Prospective US Study Click Here 
  • How antipsychotic medications lead to obesity and diabetes. Click Here 
  • Association between eating out of home and body weight. Click Here 
  • Is the Gut Microbiota a New Factor Contributing to Obesity and Its Metabolic Disorders? Click Here 

General Science

  • Biostatistics: Revealing analysis. Click Here