Cytokine effect on intestinal galactose absorption


The cloning of the ob gene in 1994 (13) contributed to the discovery of its encoded protein termed leptin. Initial physiological studies in the ob/ob mice revealed a possible role of leptin on body weight and food intake regulation acting at the hypothalamic level (3, 7). In the past years, direct effect of leptin on different target organs has been… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF03179839


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