Results about: mitochondrial Dynamics

<p>Antonio Zorzano, head of the Complex Metabolic Diseases and Mitochondria Lab</p>

Age-related metabolic diseases have increased to epidemic proportions in all industrialized countries.

A small group of neurons modulates the amount of insulin that the pancreas must produce

A study co-led by IRB Barcelona and IDIBAPS emphasizes the importance of the neuronal mechanisms in the detection of nutrients and the control of glucose levels.

The results published in Cell Metabolism help to understand diabetes in greater detail.