Bugs, guts and brains, and the regulation of food intake and body weight.

@article{Hamilton2016BugsGA,
  title={Bugs, guts and brains, and the regulation of food intake and body weight.},
  author={M Kristina Hamilton and Helen E. Raybould},
  journal={International journal of obesity supplements},
  year={2016},
  volume={6 Suppl 1},
  pages={S8-S14}
}
The microbiota-gut-brain axis is currently being explored in many types of rodent models, including models of behavioral, neurodegenerative and metabolic disorders. Our laboratory is interested in determining the mechanisms and consequences of activation of vagal afferent neurons that lead to activation of parasympathetic reflexes and changes in feeding… CONTINUE READING