Flavonoid may help ward off diabetes, obesity, mice study finds

04/6/2011 | Vancouver Sun (British Columbia), The

Nobiletin, a flavonoid found in high concentrations in tangerines, prevented obesity and the onset of diabetes in mice on a high-sugar, high-fat diet, according to a Canadian study published in the journal Diabetes. Researchers found that nobiletin prevented fat buildup in the liver by blocking genes responsible for fat production.

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