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The Effects of Acute Consumption and Chronic Supplementation of Cocoa on Overweight and Obese Adults at Risk of Developing Diabetes
(Virginia Tech, 2016-09-07)
The prevalence of obesity and diabetes is increasing in the United States and abroad and strategies are needed to prevent the progression from an at-risk state to the clinically diagnosed diseases. Flavanols in cocoa powder ...
FoxO1 in the regulation of adipocyte autophagy and biology
(Virginia Tech, 2016-12-08)
Obesity is a rapidly growing epidemic in the USA and worldwide. While the molecular and cellular mechanism of obesity is incompletely understood, studies have shown that excess adiposity may arise from increased adipogenesis ...
Hypothalamic Regulation of Food Intake in Obese and Anorexic Avian Models
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-14)
Chickens from lines that have been divergently selected for either low (LWS) or high (HWS) body weight at 56 days of age for more than 57 generations serve as unique models to study eating disorders. The LWS have different ...