Science of fat [videorecording] / produced by Sutherland Media Productions, Inc., for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola||DVD INFO (Text)||33118000176685||Adult: DVD||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 323 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Version 1.2.
- Publisher: Chevy Chase, Md. : Howard Hughes Medical Institute, c2005.
|General Note:|| Lectures given December 2004.
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.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| 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.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Executive producers, Thomas R. Cech, Peter J. Burns ; producers, Ann DeStefano Sutherland, Dennis W.C. Liu ; director, Wally Ashby ; editor, Charlie Dungan.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Lectures presented by Dr. Ronald M. Evans and Dr. Jeffrey Friedman.
|Summary, etc.:|| 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. Includes an additional 9 animations and 3 videoclips.
|System Details Note:|| DVD.
|Language Note:|| Includes English subtitles.
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