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Obesity makes taste buds disappear — in mice, anyway

Obesity makes taste buds disappear — in mice, anyway

Author: Aimee Cunningham / Source: Science News for Students Mice that plumped out on a high-fat diet (right) lost a quarter of their taste buds (stained red). Compared to healthy-weight mice, they also had fewer of the kind of cells (stained green) that...

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