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Metabolic bone disease researcher receives Frontiers in Science Award

Sundeep Khosla, MD, professor of medicine and physiology at the Mayo Clinic College ... is widely considered an expert on metabolic bone disease and currently serves as the editor-in-chief of the academic journal Bone. Endocrine Today spoke with Khosla ...

Source: Healio
Published: 19 May 2018

Depleted metabolic enzymes contribute to tumor growth in renal cancer

and metabolic abnormalities associated with ccRCC, researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania determined that enzymes important in multiple pathways are universally depleted in ccRCC tumors. They published their ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 11 May 2018

Mitochondrial cyclophilin D regulates T cell metabolic responses and disease tolerance to tuberculosis

1 Department of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Pathology, McGill University Health Centre, McGill International TB Centre, Meakins-Christie Laboratories, McGill University, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec H4A ...

Source: immunology.sciencemag.org
Published: 11 May 2018

‘Healthier and stronger’: Metabolic fitness program patient makes big change

Given his diagnoses, the semiretired real estate professional was an ideal candidate for the Michigan Medicine Metabolic Fitness Program. The program, also known as MetFit, combines supervised workouts, nutrition education, stress management and strategies ...

Source: Knowridge
Published: 20 May 2018

$52,000 for one month of medicine? Here are the 5 most expensive drugs in the U.S.

That's not really true," said Dr. Jerry Avorn, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School ... Leptin is an important hormone that helps control metabolic processes. People with generalized lipodystrophy have little or no fat tissue all over ...

Source: AZFamily
Published: 11 May 2018

Incontinence, Impotence Risk After RP Linked to Metabolic Syndrome

Check back for the latest news from AUA 2018. SAN FRANCISCO—Men with metabolic syndrome (MetS) are at elevated risk of urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction following radical prostatectomy (RP), investigators reported at the American Urological ...

Source: Renal & Urology News
Published: 20 May 2018

Human MAIT cells sense the metabolic state of enteric bacteria

A little-explored group of immune cells plays an important role in the regulation of intestinal bacteria. Changing metabolic states of the microbes have an effect on defense cells at different stages of alert or rest. A little-explored group of immune ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 09 May 2018

Metabolic Research Center – Get Ready For Summer With Metabolic – Phase 9

“Hey guy’s Daren Bobb here at Metabolic Research Center with Sarah and I’m down 17 pounds and just three pounds away from being two thirds to my goal, it’s right there,” said Daren Bobb. “You’ve got this you are so close,” said Sarah Harper.

Source: 5 News
Published: 10 May 2018

Homology Medicines Presents Data from PKU Gene Therapy Program Demonstrating Long-Term Durability of Treatment in IND-Enabling Studies

New data presented from Homology's HMI-102 program, a gene therapy for phenylketonuria (PKU) in IND-enabling studies, demonstrate its potential as a one-time treatment designed to restore the normal metabolic pathway in PKU. The Company expects to initiate ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 18 May 2018

Future anti-aging drugs could flip a "metabolic switch" to mimic fasting

Better yet, with the metabolic switch identified, in the future the effect could be mimicked with a drug. As with stem cells in all parts of the body, intestinal stem cells are in charge of growing new cells in the organ. They maintain the lining of the ...

Source: New Atlas
Published: 08 May 2018

UAB Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery program achieves national accreditation

Richard Stahl, M.D., Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery director at UAB Hospital ... which is housed in the Department of Surgery in UAB’s School of Medicine. “We seek continuous improvement to enhance the structure, process and outcomes for our patients.”

Source: UAB
Published: 06 Jul 2016

AUA 2018: The “Metabolic” Overactive Bladder Syndrome

Her ultimate vision was to develop personalized medicine which is based on the metabolic profile and urinary metabolome of individual patients. This was a fascinating presentation that may represent the future of urologic treatment of OAB.

Source: UroToday
Published: 21 May 2018

Do you have metabolic syndrome?

An estimated 25 percent of the U.S. population has metabolic syndrome. So sadly, this is a common disorder. According to criteria published by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, you have metabolic syndrome if you have three or more of the following ...

Source: Fox News
Published: 29 Jan 2015

Study: Some Calories Worse Than Others For Chances of Cardiometabolic Risk

Kimber Stanhope, a researcher at University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, said in a press release ... that could impact the dramatic global rise in cardio-metabolic disease." "The food and beverage industry has influenced the ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 16 May 2018

Mom raises $1M to fight disease that could kill her son

Also known as MPS II, Hunter Syndrome is a subdivision of Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS), a group of metabolic disorders. Project Alive's fund raising campaign runs until May 15 - National MPS Awareness Day. When Case was born in 2007, he seemed like a ...

Source: Lexington Herald-Leader
Published: 20 May 2018

Data on Metabolic Syndrome Discussed by Researchers at University of Ulsan College of Medicine [Trends in the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and…

Data on Metabolic Syndrome Discussed by Researchers at University of Ulsan College of Medicine [Trends in the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its components in South Korea: Findings from the Korean National Health Insurance Service Database ..

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 06 Apr 2018

Microbiomania: what we actually know about the human microbiome

We are heading towards an era of medicine that would have been regarded as the stuff ... In animal models, and some clinical studies of type 2 diabetes, obesity and other metabolic diseases, perturbations in the gut microbiome have been linked with these ...

Source: newsroom.unsw.edu.au
Published: 21 May 2018

Metabolic Medical Institute Concludes Successful Integrative Medicine Education Event in Miami, FL

MIAMI, Nov. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical professionals from all over the nation gathered at The Fontainebleau Hotel this weekend for The Metabolic Medical Institute's (MMI) Integrative and Metabolic Medicine Courses. The event offered an ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 05 Nov 2014

Inflammation Associated with Cardiometabolic Risks in Black Women

The findings, published online in PLOS ONE, could help underserved patients benefit from precision medicine and personalized profiles ... African American women with obesity and varying degrees of metabolic health. These six distinct signatures are ...

Source: Boston University
Published: 09 May 2018

Yogurt reduces inflammation, cardiometabolic risk

“Eating eight ounces of low-fat yogurt before a meal is a feasible strategy to improve post-meal metabolism and thus may help reduce the risk of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases,” Pei said in a press release. “The goal [of future research] is to ...

Source: Healio
Published: 14 May 2018

Metabolic biomarkers for preventive molecular medicine

A team of scientists from the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, led by its director, María Blasco, together with Jose M. Mato, the director of the Center for Cooperative Research in Biosciences, has shown that the metabolic profile of an organism ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 04 Dec 2012

Metabolic Medical Institute Hosts Medical Students at its Live Integrative Medicine Event

BOCA RATON, FL, Nov. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Metabolic Medical Institute (MMI) was pleased to host several local medical students at its Live Integrative and Metabolic Medicine Courses in Miami, FL on October 31, 2014. These courses are part of an ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 18 Nov 2014

Mercy Medicine Free Clinic aims to combat metabolic risks in Florence

Chronic medical conditions continue to plague South Carolinians, particularly the disadvantaged population. Mercy Medicine Free Clinic stresses proper and cutting-edge technology in the care of patients with a cluster of concomitant conditions that ...

Source: SCNow
Published: 24 Dec 2017

Dietary Fiber Intake Protects against Diet-Induced Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

Consumption of fermentable fiber can prevent obesity, metabolic syndrome and adverse changes ... Fiber-Mediated Nourishment of Gut Microbiota Protects against Diet-Induced Obesity by Restoring IL-22-Mediated Colonic Health. Cell Host & Microbe 23 (1 ...

Source: Sci-News
Published: 23 Jan 2018

Brain scans show diabetics more likely to focus on negative

The study, which appears in Psychosomatic Medicine, suggests those negative feelings of sadness ... “It is one piece of evidence to suggest that these metabolic problems are related to issues with how we perceive and deal with things that stress ...

Source: Futurity News
Published: 08 May 2018

Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption Linked to Increased Risk of Metabolic Syndrome, Type 2 Diabetes

A review of previous epidemiological studies finds a strong association between the regular consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages such as soda and juice and an increased risk of type 2 diabetes and the metabolic syndrome. The World Health Organization ...

Source: Sci-News
Published: 13 Nov 2017

Family medicine office offers metabolic profile screening to residents

Screenings: Area residents are invited to participate in a complete metabolic profile screening 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the office of Kuns Family Medicine, 101 South Washington St., Castalia. Screenings include: Complete blood count with metabolic ...

Source: The Morning Journal
Published: 19 Jan 2014