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How to control saturation

Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the Finnish research institute Turku PET Center have discovered a new mechanism for controlling satiety. The scientists found that the…

Dr. Yongguo Li becomes head of an Emmy Noether junior research group

Dr. Yongguo Li, a member of the Chair of Molecular Nutritional Medicine at the Else Kröner-Fresenius Center for Nutritional Medicine, won the DFG-funded position "Head of an Emmy Noether Junior…

Slim through fat? | MEM article in the current TUM magazine "Faszination Forschung" (24/2020)

The article "Slim through fat?" by Prof. Klingenspor of the EKFZ has now been published in the current issue of the TUM magazine "Faszination Forschung" (24/2020). The article is available as a German…

Approach to the treatment of overweight and obesity | 09.01.2020 | Research

How fat cells are created that burn calories 1.9 billion people in the world are overweight. Of these, 650 million have obesity. This increases the risk of secondary diseases such as high blood…

Lecture of Prof. Klingenspor | KEYNOTE SEMINAR SERIES of the LMU Munich | 24.01.2020 | Planegg-Martinsried

Prof. Martin Klingenspor (Chair of Molecular Nutritional Medicine, Else Kröner-Fresenius-Centre, School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, TU Munich) will focus on "Tipping the balance: brown and brite…

Lecture: The role of brown fat in energy balance. More than a mere heater organ | DIfE | 15.05.19 | Potsdam-Berlin

Prof. Martin Klingenspor (Chair of Molecular Nutritional Medicine, Else Kröner-Fresenius-Centre, School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan, TU Munich) will focus on "The role of brown fat in energy…

Prof. Klingenspor is one of the editors of the new Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology (Springer-Verlag | Vol. 251 | 2019)

Brown adipose tissue (BAT) and its metabolic function is the main topic in this new handbook. The book provides an update on the latest research. BAT dissipates energy and might offer a target for…

Prof. Klingenspor is one of the editors of the new Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology (Springer-Verlag | Vol. 251 | 2019)

Brown adipose tissue (BAT) and its metabolic function is the main topic in this new handbook. The book provides an update on the latest research. BAT dissipates energy and might offer a target for novel therapies to address obesity, a health condition that has reached pandemic dimensions.

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