Central control of feeding.

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Journal Article

The rising rate of obesity in Western countries has led to intensified efforts to understand the molecular mechanisms underlying the central control of appetite and feeding behavior. This report highlights studies published from 2006 to 2008 revealing novel centrally acting anorexigenic hormones, the continued unraveling of complex hypothalamic intracellular signaling pathways that regulate feeding, and insights into leptin resistance.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Anderson, KA; Means, AR

Published Date

  • January 21, 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 /

Start / End Page

  • 10 -

PubMed ID

  • 20948676

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20948676

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1757-594X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3410/B1-10


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England