Sof Andrikopoulos, University of Melbourne (image) University of Melbourne Share Print E-Mail Caption The mice involved in the study were fed a special diet. Those on a diet mimicking the Paleo diet gained weight. Credit The University of Melbourne. Usage Restrictions Credit the University of Melbourne Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.