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Title Science of fat [videorecording] / produced by Sutherland Media Productions, Inc. for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; producer, Ann DeStefano Sutherland ; director, Wally Ashby.
Published Chevy Chase, MD : Howard Hughes Medical Institute, c2005.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  RC628 .S3 2005    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition Version 1.0.
Description 2 videodiscs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Holiday lectures on science.
Note The discs include: Four full-length presentations; detailed chapter search by scientific topic; direct access to animations; interviews with the speakers; special features on molecular structures of fat, fat metabolism, and measuring obesity.
Contents Disc 1. Lecture 1. Deconstructing obesity / Jeffrey M. Friedman -- Lecture 2. Understanding fat : syndrome X and beyond / Ronald M. Evans -- Lecture 3. Balancing the fat equation / Ronald M. Evans -- Lecture 4. Exploring obesity : from the depths of the brain to the far Pacific / Jeffrey M. Freidman -- Disc 2. Discussion sessions and interviews.
Credits Executive producers, Thomas R. Cech, Peter J. Burns ; producer, Dennis Liu; Wally Ashby, director.
Summary In four thought-provoking presentations, Dr. Ronald M. Evans and Dr. Jeffrey Friedman discuss the complex biological systems that control body weight and energy metabolism--and how a better genetic understanding of these processes could lead researchers to treatments that curb obesity and improve public health.
System Reqs DVD.
Performer Lectures presented by Dr. Ronald M. Evans and Dr. Jeffrey Friedman.
Subject Obesity.
Obesity -- Physiological aspects.
Genre Educational films.
Nonfiction films.
Related Names Evans, Ronald M. (Ronald Mark), 1949-
Friedman, Jeffrey, 1954-
Sutherland, Ann DeStefano, Producer.
Cech, Thomas, Producer.
Bruns, Peter (Peter J.) Producer.
Liu, Dennis W. C, Producer.
Ashby, Wally, Director.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Sutherland Media Productions.
Spine Title Obesity
OCLC number 60811193