07:00 , May 31, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Endocrine/metabolic disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Endocrine/metabolic disease Obesity Bone morphogenetic protein 8b (BMP8B) A study in cell culture and in mice suggests BMP8B could act both peripherally and centrally to help...
07:00 , May 31, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Going to BAT

Two teams are reporting new targets for inducing the conversion of white fat to a brown-like phenotype, or boosting the activity of existing brown fat, that could help treat obesity and related metabolic diseases. A...