Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 21 September 2005
Lymph system malfunctions might promote obesity
Abstract: For some patients, obesity could be a matter of bad drainage, a new study suggests. The work shows that mice with defective lymphatic systems amass fat. The results suggest a possible explanation for some cases of human obesity.
Citation: M. Leslie, Plumbing Problem. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2005 (38), nf75 (2005).
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