SFB 1052 Obesity Mechanisms

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Welcome to the website of the collaborative research centre 1052 "Obesity Mechanisms"!

The collaborative research centre is divided in three research areas:

A. Overeating B. Fat deposition and inflammation C. Adipokines


Mefale 2018 - 10 July 2018

As a part of the summer vacation program of the Medical Faculty of the University of Leipzig, today 10 children between the age of 10 an d 12 visited the Collaborative Research Cetre (CRC 1052) "Obesity Mechanisms". Why do some people become fat accept they only see chocolate and others do not? Prof. Bl├╝her (CRC/B01) answered these and many other questions to the children. Exciting games and hands-on activities with issue of healthy nutrition opened the view behind the scenes of obesity research.

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