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Plus-sized fly could boost research aimed at treating hereditary obesity

Changing the color of fat to fight obesity and diabetes

Engineered gut bacteria protect mice against obesity, improve liver function

Small cap Tobira tanks on NASH trial miss

Zafgen ditches lead candidate after deaths, aims for clinic in 2017

SF startup Carmot nabs discovery deal with Genentech

Munshi performs weight loss surgery at Arena as it cuts 73% of staff

Opko snaps up microcap Transition for $60M to gain GLP-1/glucagon dual agonist