Posted 9/7/12

Basic Science

  • Antibiotics in early life alter the murine colonic microbiome and adiposity. Click Here 
  • Acutely Decreased Thermoregulatory Energy Expenditure or Decreased Activity Energy Expenditure Both Acutely Reduce Food Intake in Mice. Click Here 
  • Cross-talk between the fat body and brain regulates insect developmental arrest. Click Here 
  • Maternal High-Fat Diet During Gestation or Suckling Differentially Affects Offspring Leptin Sensitivity and Obesity. Click Here 
  • Autocrine Function of Aldehyde Dehydrogenase 1 as a Determinant of Diet- and Sex-Specific Differences in Visceral Adiposity. Click Here 
  • Human-Specific SNP in Obesity Genes, Adrenergic Receptor Beta2 (ADRB2), Beta3 (ADRB3), and PPAR ?2 (PPARG), during Primate Evolution. Click Here 
  • Direct Control of Brown Adipose Tissue Thermogenesis by Central Nervous System Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor Signaling. Click Here 
  • Does human evolution in different latitudes influence susceptibility to obesity via the circadian pacemaker?: Migration and survival of the fittest in the modern age of lifestyle-induced circadian desynchrony. Click Here 

Policy related

  • If People Don't Take Their Health Into Their Own Hands, Governments May Use Policies To Do It For Them. Click Here 
  • Population Approaches to Improve Diet, Physical Activity, and Smoking Habits. Click Here 

Translational, Clinical, and Behavioral

  • Are Organic Foods Safer or Healthier Than Conventional Alternatives?. Click Here 
  • Death Row Nutrition: Curious Observations of Last Meals. Click Here 
  • Pitfalls in using BMI as a selection criterion for bariatric surgery. Click Here 
  • Ain't no mountain high enough? Setting high weight loss goals predict effort and short-term weight loss. Click Here 
  • Improving Healthy Eating in Families With a Toddler at Risk for Overweight: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. Click Here 
  • Sanofi introduces iPhone-enabled blood glucose meter. Click Here 
  • The intriguing metabolically healthy but obese phenotype: cardiovascular prognosis and role of fitness. Click Here 
  • Why randomized controlled trials of calcium and vitamin D sometimes fail. Click Here 
  • Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome and Functional and Structural Brain Impairments in Adolescence. Click Here 
  • Resting energy expenditure of morbidly obese patients using indirect calorimetry: a systematic review. Click Here 
  • A short-term diet and exercise intervention ameliorates inflammation and markers of metabolic health in overweight/obese children. Click Here 
  • Higher normal fasting plasma glucose is associated with hippocampal atrophy: The PATH Study. Click Here 
  • A within-trial cost-effectiveness analysis of primary care referral to a commercial provider for weight loss treatment, relative to standard care—an international randomised controlled trial. Click Here 
  • Food choices in the presence of 'healthy' and 'unhealthy' eating partners. Click Here 
  • A New Method for Measuring Meal Intake in Humans via Automated Wrist Motion Tracking. Click Here 

General Science

  • Epistasis dominates the genetic architecture of Drosophila quantitative traits. Click Here 
  • Coexistence between wildlife and humans at fine spatial scales. Click Here 
  • Epigenetics meets mathematics: Towards a quantitative understanding of chromatin biology. Click Here 
  • Sex-specific regulation of mitochondrial DNA levels: genome-wide linkage analysis to identify quantitative trait Loci. Click Here 
  • Signing at the beginning makes ethics salient and decreases dishonest self-reports in comparison to signing at the end. Click Here 
  • Brain-gut-adipose-tissue communication pathways at a glance. Click Here 
  • Scientific retractions and corrections related to misconduct findings. Click Here 
  • Ending Honorary Authorship. Click Here