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Published online by Joslin for the diabetes community worldwide, Speaking of Diabetes, features Joslin news, insights on diabetes, the latest on diabetes research and stories about people of all ages who live with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes — information sourced from a single team of experts: the doctors, educators and researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center.
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Joslin Research Updates
Joslin Scientists Identify Process that Affects Fat Distribution and Metabolic Syndrome
Building upon their earlier research on the biology of fat metabolism, Joslin scientists discovered that microRNAs play a major role in the distribution and determination of fat cells and whole body metabolism. Read the full story.