Induction of Hepatic Uncoupling Protein 2 May Mediate the “Metabolic Advantage” of Ketogenic Diets

An attempt to explain why people on very-low-carb ketogenic diets tend to lose weight and body fat faster than people eating higher carb diets of the exact same calorie content. Proposes that activation of thermogenic (heat generating) processes in the liver may account for this.

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