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Science of fat [videorecording] / produced by Sutherland Media Productions, Inc., for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Evans, Ronald M. (Ronald Mark), 1949- Understanding fat : syndrom X and beyond. (Added Author). Evans, Ronald M. (Ronald Mark), 1949- Balancing the fat equation. (Added Author). Friedman, Jeffrey, 1954- Deconstructing obesity. (Added Author). Friedman, Jeffrey, 1954- Exploring obesity : from the depths of the brain to the far Pacific. (Added Author). Howard Hughes Medical Institute. (Added Author). Sutherland Media Productions. (Added Author).
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Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola DVD INFO (Text) 33118000176685 Adult: DVD Available -

Record details

  • 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.

Content descriptions

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.
Subject: Obesity.
Obesity > Physiological aspects.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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