Mice that are restricted to eating for 8 hours per day eat just as much as mice allowed to eat around the clock, yet they are protected against obesity and other metabolic conditions such as hyperinsulinemia, report investigators at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and the University of California, San Diego, both in La Jolla (Hatori M et al. Cell Metab. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2012.04.019 [published online May 16, 2012]).
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