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Researchers at Texas A&M University found that the amino acid L-Arginine reduced the body fat mass in obese rats. Dr. Guoyao Wu, Senior Faculty Fellow in the department of animal science at Texas A&M states “This finding could be directly translatedMore info...
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Osteosarcoma is the more common form of bone cancer. Current chemotherapeutic treatment is associated with other future cancers. Therefore new safe and effective treatment strategies are needed. Researchers at Mathias Rath ResearchMore info...
Researchers at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville and from the Shanghai Center for Disease Control and Prevention have discovered that vitamin supplement use during the first six months following a diagnosis oMore info...
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