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AUDIOVISUALS
Title Science of fat / produced by Sutherland Media Productions, Inc. for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; producer, Ann DeStefano Sutherland ; director, Wally Ashby.
Imprint Chevy Chase, MD : Howard Hughes Medical Institute, [2005]
©2005
Edition Version 1.0.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC628 .S3 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RC628 .S3 2005    AVAILABLE  
Series Holiday lectures on science
Holiday lectures on science.
Subject Obesity -- etiology.
Body Weight -- physiology.
Obesity -- prevention & control.
Obesity.
Obesity -- Physiological aspects.
Alt Name Evans, Ronald M. (Ronald Mark), 1949-
Friedman, Jeffrey, 1954-
Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Add Title Obesity
Description 2 videodiscs : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Edition Version 1.0.
Note The discs include: Four full-length presentations; detailed chapter search by scientific topic; direct access to animations; interviews with the speakers; special features on molecular structures of fat, fat metabolism, and measuring obesity.
Contents Disc 1. Lecture 1. Deconstructing obesity / Jeffrey M. Friedman -- Lecture 2. Understanding fat : syndrome X and beyond / Ronald M. Evans -- Lecture 3. Balancing the fat equation / Ronald M. Evans -- Lecture 4. Exploring obesity : from the depths of the brain to the far Pacific / Jeffrey M. Freidman -- Disc 2. Discussion sessions and interviews.
Credits Executive producers, Thomas R. Cech, Peter J. Burns ; producer, Dennis Liu.
Summary In four thought-provoking presentations, Dr. Ronald M. Evans and Dr. Jeffrey Friedman discuss the complex biological systems that control body weight and energy metabolism--and how a better genetic understanding of these processes could lead researchers to treatments that curb obesity and improve public health.
System Details DVD.
Note Includes English subtitles.
OCLC # 60811193



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