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Understanding Fat: Syndrome X and Beyond

58 minutes 30 seconds

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Dr. Ronald Evans describes how fat communicates with muscle and how diet and exercise influence that relationship. Part of the 2004 Howard Hughes Holiday Lecture Series.

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Runtime: 58 minutes 30 seconds

Person about to look into the eye pieces of a microscope. Caption: how hormones control the genome,
Holiday Lectures On Science
Season 2004 / Ep 1
58 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
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Holiday Lectures On Science
Season 2004 / Ep 2
58 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
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Holiday Lectures On Science
Season 2004 / Ep 3
58 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
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Holiday Lectures On Science
Season 2004 / Ep 4
58 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12