Induction and reversibility of an obesity syndrome by intracerebroventricular neuropeptide Y administration to normal rats

@article{Vettor1994InductionAR,
  title={Induction and reversibility of an obesity syndrome by intracerebroventricular neuropeptide Y administration to normal rats},
  author={Dr. R. Vettor and N. Zarjevski and Isabelle Cusin and Françoise Rohner-Jeanrenaud and Bernard Jeanrenaud},
  journal={Diabetologia},
  year={1994},
  volume={37},
  pages={1202-1208}
}
Intracerebroventricular neuropeptide Y (NPY) administration to normal rats for 7 days produced a sustained, threefold increase in food intake, resulting in a body weight gain of more than 40 g. Basal plasma insulin and triglyceride levels were increased in NPY-treated compared to vehicle-infused rats by about four- and two-fold, respectively. The glucose utilization index of white adipose tissue, measured by the labelled 2-deoxy-d-glucose technique was four times higher in NPY-treated rats… CONTINUE READING

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