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Excessive caloric intake causes oxidative stress, Glut4 carbonylation, and insulin resistance

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Philadelphia, PA September 9th, 2015: Dr. Salim Merali (Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research), Dr. Gunther Boden (Temple University Medical School) and their colleagues demonstrated that excessive caloric intake causes rapid onset of oxidative stress, GLUT4 carbonylation, and insulin resistance in healthy men.  Their findings were published in the internationally recognized journal Science Translational Medicine.

http://nypost.com/2015/09/14/the-american-diet-will-make-you-sick-in-jus...

https://www.yahoo.com/health/this-is-what-happened-when-1254722010800182...

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/these-men-ate-6000-calories-a-day-for-science/

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