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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

Articles by Charles Fishburne

VCU Doctor Succeeds in Reversing Obesity in Mice Using Enzyme Therapy

With the upcoming holidays, many of us might wish for that "magic pill" to curb the effects of overeating.  As Charles Fishburne tells us in this Science Matters report, Andrew Larner and an international team of scientists havesuccessfully reversed the obesity in mice by manipulating the production of an enzyme known as Tyk2.