Hormone-based therapies in the regulation of fuel metabolism and body weight.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The integrated central actions of hormones secreted from pancreatic islets, the gut and adipocytes regulate both energy homeostasis and body weight. Dysregulation in these neurohormonal pathways probably contributes to pathogenesis of obesity and type 2 diabetes. OBJECTIVE To examine hormone-based therapies targeting these interrelated pathways… (More)
DOI: 10.1517/14712598.8.11.1733

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Kesty2008HormonebasedTI, title={Hormone-based therapies in the regulation of fuel metabolism and body weight.}, author={Nicole C. Kesty and Jonathan Roth and David Maggs}, journal={Expert opinion on biological therapy}, year={2008}, volume={8 11}, pages={1733-47} }