Brain Apolipoprotein E: an Important Regulator of Food Intake in Rats

@article{Shen2008BrainAE,
  title={Brain Apolipoprotein E: an Important Regulator of Food Intake in Rats},
  author={Ling Shen and Patrick Tso and Stephen Woods and Deborah J. Clegg and Kyna L. Barber and Katherine W Carey and Min Liu},
  journal={Diabetes},
  year={2008},
  volume={57},
  pages={2092 - 2098}
}
OBJECTIVE The worldwide prevalence of obesity is increasing at an alarming rate, along with the associated increased rates of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and some cancers. While efforts to address environmental factors responsible for the recent epidemic must continue, investigation into the anorectic functions of potential molecules we present here, such as apolipoprotein (apo)E, offers exciting possibilities for future development of successful anti-obesity therapies. RESEARCH DESIGN… CONTINUE READING

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