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Can Protein Secreted by Body’s Fat help lose Weight?
Publicado em 23 fevereiro 2021
A protein secreted by body’s fat help lose weight. Researchers have identified a substance capable of promoting weight loss and improving the control of glucose and circulating lipids. Brazilian and North American researchers have identified a protein secreted by brown adipose tissue that can communicate with the liver and, thus, favour weight loss, in addition to improving the control of glucose and circulating lipids. The finding covers the way for new treatments against chronic [...]
This Plastic Film Used In Food Packaging Can Inactivate Covid VirusPublicado em 20 novembro 2020Rio de Janeiro, Nov 20 (IANS) Researchers have claimed that transparent stretchable plastic (PVC) film used in packaging meat, fruit, other foods, and to protect surfaces, can inactivate the novel Coronavirus responsible for the Covid-19 outbreak worldwide. Marketed by Brazilian plastics manufacturer Alpes, the material contains silver and silica nanoparticles, a technology developed and licensed by Nanox. In tests conducted at the University of Sao Paulo's Biomedical Sciences Institute [...]ver notícia
Covid patients dying of unique fungus, researchers begin probePublicado em 19 julho 2020A team of researchers has for the first time discovered hybrid fungus involved in lung infections and are investigating the role of fungi in Covid-19. Several Covid-19 patients have died owing to concomitant infection by Aspergillus. Aspergillus latus, a species of fungus previously found only in soil or plants, has been found for the first time in a hospital environment by an international group of researchers. The group sequenced its genome and discovered that it is actually a hybrid and [...]ver notícia