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Jul 2017 A new paper has been published, following our study which shows that the hormone oxytocin modulates how our brain responds to food pictures.

 

Jul 2017 In a study just published in the journal Scientific Reports we looked at a large number of genes in over 4000 children with severe obesity from the GOOS cohort.

 

Nov 2016

PhD Thesis Award

 

Edson Mendes de Oliveira, a Research Associate with our team, has recently heard that his PhD thesis was awarded an "Honorable Mention in the CAPES Thesis Award 2016".

 

 

These awards recognise the best doctoral theses in the whole of Brazil. Edson's thesis was one of the top two in Pharmacy and Biochemistry, based on consideration of all students in Universities and Research Institutes in Brazil.