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mellowsong
08-07-13, 01:09 PM
Vitamin D Council (no author listed)
1 August 2013

Researchers believe they’ve unearthed the mechanism that controls whether fat cells in the body burn or store their energy.
The mechanism at play? The vitamin D receptor, which acts as a toggle switch, telling cells whether they should be brown energy-burning cells, or white energy-storing cells.

Read more: http://www.vitamindcouncil.org/vitamin-d-news/researchers-may-have-discovered-switch-for-controlling-fat-cells/