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February 24, 2013
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Stay Cool and Live Longer?

ANN ARBOR — Scientists have known for nearly a century that cold-blooded animals, such as worms, flies and fish all live longer in cold environments, but have not known exactly why. Researchers at the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute … Continue reading

January 19, 2013
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Genes and obesity: Fast food isn’t only culprit in expanding waistlines — DNA is also to blame

Researchers at UCLA say it’s not just what you eat that makes those pants tighter — it’s also genetics. In a new study, scientists discovered that body-fat responses to a typical fast-food diet are determined in large part by genetic … Continue reading

January 9, 2013
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Previous Studies on Toxic Effects of BPA Couldn’t be Reproduced, says MU Research Team

The MU study is not claiming that BPA is safe, but that the previous series of studies are not reproducible. COLUMBIA, Mo. — Following a three-year study using more than 2,800 mice, a University of Missouri researcher was not able … Continue reading