Discovering The Developmental Origins of Obesity

The Polish Academy of Sciences in Olsztyn, Poland

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Modulation of metabolic efficiency and gut microbial community by ambient temperature

tn Marika POSTER BGKINTRODUCTION
Manipulations of ambient temperature constitute an efficient strategy in the regulation of energy metabolism. Lower ambient temperature is able to increase energy expenditure by evoking a thermogenic response. As a consequence the reduced metabolic efficiency diminishes the propensity to become obese.