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Without a doubt, obesity is a global problem that leads to several other major health conditions. According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, nearly 69% of adults are obese. However, fat accumulation is crucial for the survival of hibernating mammals in winter. Hibernation is a unique quirk of …

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For a long time, researchers were looking for a DNA that differentiates humans from mammals. In a recent study conducted at the University of Otago, scientists found about the gene that sets primates- great ape and humans, apart from other mammals. The research was carried out as a part of …

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