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Instagram Post – Melanocortin 2 Receptor Accessory Protein 2 (Mrap2) and Mammalian Obesity


Instagram Post

The #protein #mrap2 has a dramatic effect on #weight and #bodyfat, if you’re missing both copies of it. (this is extremely rare, only one documented human case). However, this novel work in mice shows how two individuals with similar #activity levels consuming the same number of #calories can end up at different weights. #science #molecularbiology #nytimes via #sciencemagazine http://nyti.ms/18n67lw