3 April 2017

White blood cells important for yo-yo effect after weight loss

Adipose tissue in the body may increase the likelihood of gaining weight after weight loss. The cells of the immune system, also known as white blood cells, play an important role as well. These were the results of a study conducted by Edwin Mariman, professor of Functional Genetics at Maastricht University. Mariman published his findings in the leading scientific journal American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.