Fat cells – Better than their reputation

“A healthy person can cope with unhealthy fats, too,” Alexander Bartelt says. The LMU Professor of Cardiovascular Metabolism is conducting research into why people gain weight – and how losing weight works.

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LMU Latin America Network Online Dialogues: Cultures of knowledge and evidence

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LMU — the right choice to make

Everything you should know to start studying

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LMU researchers work at the highest level on the great questions affecting people, society, culture, the environment and technology — supported by experts in administration, IT and tech.

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LMU offers state-of-the-art research infrastructure, an outstanding international network, attractive career opportunities and a broad spectrum of continuing personal development programs. In doing so, LMU supports its members in nurturing their talents and helping to shape their working environment.

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