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Weizmann Institute scientists discover: A Gene that Ties Stress to Obesity and Diabetes

Dr. Alon Chen of the Weizmann Institute’s Neurobiology Department and his research team have now...

The Fat Connection

Scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science and in Sweden discover how excess body fat can lead to the onset of...

Progress Reported in Developing Compounds That Mimic Insulin for the Treatment of Type II Diabetes
Diabetic patients suffer from a metabolic disorder in which the insulin hormone responsible for...
Adult Onset Diabetes: An 'Imbalancing' Act
Although diabetes is the Western world's most common metabolic disease, adult-onset diabetes, which affects 90% of diabetes...
Potential Weight-Loss Drug May Be Linked to Adult Diabetes
REHOVOT, Israel -- November 15, 1996 -- Leptin, the protein that made headlines two years ago when it was...