• Magnolol promotes thermogenesis and attenuates oxidative stress in 3T3-L1 adipocytes

    11 days ago - By Nutrition JRNL

    Obesity incidence is increasing worldwide at an alarming pace and has become a major threat to public health. Indeed, obesity facilitates the development of hypertension, diabetes, stroke, osteoarthritis, and cancer. It is well accepted that obesity results from an imbalance between energy expenditure and energy consumption, which causes excess energy storage in the form of lipids in white adipose tissue. Methods that either increase energy expenditure or reduce energy consumption are potential antiobesity strategies .
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