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Brown fat turns your stored energy into heat when you get cold. New @ucsf research finds that in making heat, brown fat also acts as a "metabolic filter," using up excess essential amino acids that might otherwise increase the risk of obesity. @popsci https://t.co/HdIdUoF7dP
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“Our work shows definitive evidence that the brain areas promoting wakefulness degenerate due to accumulation of tau -- not amyloid protein -- from the very earliest stages of [#Alzheimers]." - UCSF neurology/pathology expert @grinberg_t #research https://t.co/UR7dkv0PRB