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Dr. Mark Hyman Joins Levels as Advisor

Levels, the first biowearable system to give real-time biofeedback on nutrition and lifestyle, today announced that Dr. Mark Hyman has joined the company

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 18 May 2021

The Chopra Foundation and MindMed Enter Into Letter of Intent to Partner on the Future of Psychedelic Medicines & Mental Wellbeing

PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: MNMD) (NEO: MMED) (DE: MMQ) ("MindMed" or the "Company"), a leading clinical stage psychedelic medicine company, today announced

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 18 May 2021

Obesity and Metabolic Health Not Mutually Exclusive

Metabolic health, they wrote, is characterized by the presence of two or fewer of these criteria: “waist circumference, 102 cm (men) or greater than 88 cm (women); BP greater than or equal to 130/85 mm Hg or using BP-lowering medication;

Source: Too Old to Operate
Published: 10 May 2021

Importance of circadian timing for aging and longevity

Circadian clocks link physiologic processes to environmental conditions and a mismatch between internal and external rhythms has negative effects on organismal health. In this review, the authors discuss the interactions between circadian clocks and dietary interventions targeted to promote healthy aging.

Source: Nature
Published: 17 May 2021

Sleep Evolved Before Brains. Hydras Are Living Proof.

Studies of sleep are usually neurological. But some of nature’s simplest animals suggest that sleep evolved for metabolic reasons, long before brains even existed. The hydra is a simple creature. Less than half an inch long,

Source: Quanta Magazine
Published: 18 May 2021

Map of Metabolic Changes After Heart Attack

Researchers have mapped out the changes in metabolism that occur after a heart attack, publishing their findings in the open-access eLife journal.

Source: technologynetworks.com
Published: 12 May 2021

Native Hawaiians’ risk for metabolic syndrome varies by definition

How many Native Hawaiians have a health condition called "metabolic syndrome," a cluster of the most dangerous risk factors for having a heart attack

Source: Armed robbery in Revesby
Published: 18 May 2021

Metabolical- The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine

Dr. Lustig breaks down how food impacts our overall health.

Source: KHOU 11
Published: 11 May 2021

Integration of machine learning and genome-scale metabolic modeling identifies multi-omics biomarkers for radiation resistance

Personalized prediction of tumor radiosensitivity would facilitate development of precision medicine workflows for cancer treatment. Here, the authors integrate machine learning and genome-scale metabolic modeling approaches to identify multi-omics biomarkers predictive of radiation response.

Source: Nature
Published: 11 May 2021

Metabolic Impact of Adipose and Hepatic Glycerol Channels Aquaporin 7 and Aquaporin 9

Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2008;4(11):627-634. Norikazu Maeda, Norikazu Maeda is a Research Fellow of Metabolic Medicine and a Specialist Registrar in Internal Medicine in the Graduate ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Metabolic activity pre- and post-treatment measured with PET (image)

Reduction of metabolic activity was associated with stable clinical course over 10 mo. CE = contrast-enhanced.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 04 May 2021

9 Things That Influence How Fast (or Slow) You Lose Weight

Everyone wants to lose weight fast \-- like, yesterday-fast. But the thing is, the weight didn't come on overnight, and it's not going to leave that way, either.

Source: YAHOO!News
Published: 17 May 2021

Anti-aging compound improves muscle glucose metabolism in people

Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science and ... there also are related improvements in other markers of metabolic health, which we did not detect in our study participants."

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 22 Apr 2021

Girls more likely to develop metabolic alterations associated with obesity than boys

A study of 92 adolescents conducted in Brazil suggests girls are more likely than boys to develop metabolic alterations associated with obesity, such as high blood pressure and excessive blood levels of cholesterol and triglycerides (dyslipidemia).

Source: News Medical
Published: 12 May 2021

Goldfinch Bio Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of GFB-024, a Novel Precision Medicine Product Candidate for Patients with Severe Insulin Resistant Diabetic Nephropathy (DN)

Goldfinch Bio, a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing precision medicines for the treatment of kidney diseases,

Source: Business Wire
Published: 13 May 2021

New noninvasive imaging device could be used in biomedical research, translational medicine

A biochemical reaction between an enzyme called luciferase and oxygen causes fireflies to glow and is considered one of the most well-known examples of bioluminescence in nature.

Source: News Medical
Published: 12 May 2021

Dr. Sara Gottfried Joins Levels as Advisor

In our initial pilot study at the Marcus Institute of Integrative Medicine, we expect to identify the signature of multiple metabolic phenotypes along the spectrum from health to predisease (i.e ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Innovent Will Publish Multiple Clinical Data at the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

Innovent Biologics, Inc. (“Innovent”) (HKEX: 01801), a world-class biopharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and commercializes high quality medicines for the treatment of oncology, metabolic,

Source: Associated Press
Published: 17 May 2021

Parents’ Diet and Exercise Habits, Even Before Birth, May Contribute to Child’s Well-Being

Metabolic programming is complex and still ... scientists at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and other institutions first gathered a large group of mice. Some of the animals, male ...

Source: New York Times
Published: 28 Apr 2021

Orchard Therapeutics Announces New England Journal of Medicine Publication of HSC Gene Therapy Data for ADA-SCID

HSC gene therapy 50 total participants represent largest published dataset of gene therapy-treated patients with a monogenic condition to date BOSTON and LONDON, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orchard Therapeutics (Nasdaq: ORTX),

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 11 May 2021

Anti-Aging Nutraceutical Improves Muscle Remodeling and Glucose Metabolism in Older Women

Danforth Professor of Medicine and Nutritional Science and ... there also are related improvements in other markers of metabolic health, which we did not detect in our study participants.”

Source: GEN
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Nicotinamide mononucleotide increases muscle insulin sensitivity in prediabetic women

2 Department of Chemistry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis ... which contributes to metabolic dysfunction. Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) availability is a rate-limiting factor in mammalian NAD + biosynthesis. We conducted a 10 ...

Source: science.sciencemag
Published: 22 Apr 2021

AMRA Medical Generates Largest Imaging Dataset on Body Composition Profiling

These new measurements enable more detailed investigations in metabolic research and around ... Lead Scientist for Precision Medicine at AMRA Medical. "We are thrilled by the continued expansion ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 18 Apr 2021

Bariatric Surgery Least Favoured Route to T2D Remission

The "idea that we can create remission for type 2 diabetes with all our various options has really enthused the populace," said Professor Carel Le Roux, Department of Metabolic Medicine ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 29 Apr 2021

Metabolic changes in fat tissue lead to adverse health effects

Medically, obesity is associated with a range of metabolic diseases (as are certain ... The new research appears in the journal Cell Reports Medicine, where the study is titled “Molecular ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 18 Apr 2021