Obesity - 2 News by Schweizerischer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung
Do bacteria make you fat?
Prizewinner Maria Luisa Balmer is looking for answers
19-Oct-2023 - The winner of this year’s Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize is Maria Luisa Balmer. The SNSF is awarding her the prize for her research into intestinal bacteria and their role in the development of diabetes and morbid obesity. In Switzerland, approximately one child in six is overweight, and the number is ...
Eating less is healthy
New compounds may help in treating obesity
03-Sep-2018 - Mice with a lower calorie intake live longer and are both healthier and leaner. A team of researchers funded by the SNSF may have found the reason for this positive effect: much of it is down to gut microbial communities and how they affect the immune system. The researchers also found compounds ...
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