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A single day on a fatty diet gives the gut a makeover

A composite of two images showing the fat absorption in the intestines of a mouse - this is shown in green

The intestinal lining (left) of a mouse on day one of a high-fat diet show much less lipid absorption (green) than on day seven of the diet (right). Credit: Jacob Ryan Enriquez

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Nature 611, 639 (2022)



  1. Enriquez, J. R. et al. Cell Rep. 41, 111641 (2022).

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