Inflammation treatment may help curb obesity, type 2 diabetes

07/10/2013 | American City Business Journals

Researchers at the University of Georgia's College of Pharmacy have successfully tested several anti-inflammatory compounds in mice that prevented weight gain and reduced the incidence of obesity-related conditions that can lead to type 2 diabetes. In one case, scientists injected mice with a plant pigment called rutin found in fruits and vegetables; in another, the mice were injected with interleukin 10. Both treatments controlled weight, reduced inflammation and prevented early signs of liver disease and diabetes.

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