Leptin and the urge to eat

Hamilton, Janice
February 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/22/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 4, p557
Academic Journal
Discusses the implications of research from Concordia University's Centre for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology in Montreal, Quebec, which focuses on how leptin, a hormone secreted by fat cells, decreases food intake by animals. Details on the research and how it was accomplished; Comments on the findings. INSET: Briefly....


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