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Scientists Take a Giant Step Closer to Treating Obesity With a Pill

News   Apr 19, 2018 | Original Story from SIMMCAS

 
Neuropeptide Y Y1 Receptor Structure Solved, Offers New Opportunities for Anti-obesity Drug Discovery

Figure: The crystal structure of Y1R binding to an antagonist UR-MK299. The receptor is shown in blue cartoon and surface representations. The antagonist UR-MK299 is shown as grey spheres. Credit: Dr. WU Beili’s group from SIMMCAS

 
 
 

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