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Contact: Alison Heather
a.heather@garvan.org.au
61-292-958-128
Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Dr. Paul Lee, Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Caption: This is Dr. Paul Lee examining a PET (Positron Emission Tomography) scan, showing deposits of brown fat around the necks of some patients.

Credit: Photograph courtesy of the Garvan Institute of Medical Research

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