It does help confirm what they are saying, which is why I posted it Without digging further, I'm not sure if the high-fat diet was higher calorically or not which needs to be considered. However CKD are effective for weight loss; I think you could use it with either one and be successful.
Also as you pointed out, most of the work has been done on mice or HEK cells. I believe VAT purchasers will be some of the first consumers to take such a highly-concentrated coffee extract. Someone has got to be the guine pig though and it definitely sounds promising. I believe mullet mentioned we were getting close to human pre-clinical trials.
Q: Has VAT been assayed for caffeine content?