TITLE

Leptin linked to rewiring in brain's feeding circuit

AUTHOR(S)
Busko, Marlene
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/8/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 12, p1787
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the neural mechanism that may mediate eating behavior and body weight. Reference to a study by Pinto et al., which appeared in the 2004 issue of the "Science" journal; Link between leptin hormones and neurons in the arcuate nucleaus of the hypothalamus; Effect of leptin on food intake.
ACCESSION #
13258287

 

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