CSIRO profiting from weight loss pill with no scientific backing

Associate Professor Zane Andrews.
Associate Professor Zane Andrews.

Monash BDI's Associate Professor Zane Andrews has appeared in the media recently, offering his expert opinion on the CSIRO-backed drug Metabolic C12. The efficacy of Metabolic C12 has been called into question, with scientific experts pointing out the lack of scientific evidence to support its use as a weight-loss pill. Associate Professor Andrews was quoted in an article that appeared in The AgeSydney Morning HeraldCanberra Timesand WA Today.