MANILA — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) confirmed that the ongoing clash with military and Maute Group members in Marawi City, Lanao Del Sur is aimed at neutralizing Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon who was spotted along with an estimated 15 followers in the area Tuesday.
AFP spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla made the statement when asked by the PNA for information on the fighting which reportedly started 2 p.m.
WASHINGTON — U.S. researchers said Tuesday that they have identified an enzyme that may play a central role in the development of obesity in mid-life.
In two groups of mice being fed high-fat foods, those who received an inhibitor that blocked the enzyme had a 40 percent decrease in weight gain compared with those that did not receive the drug.