Meal anticipatory rise in acylated ghrelin at dark onset is blunted after long-term fasting in rats.

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Ghrelin is a 28 amino acid acylated peptide originally characterised for its capacity to stimulate growth hormone secretion. Ghrelin is also an orexigenic and adipogenic hormone and is thought to be a signal to increase locomotor activity in anticipation of a scheduled meal. Although ghrelin is considered to be up-regulated during fasting, there are still… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2011.02183.x

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@article{Zizzari2011MealAR, title={Meal anticipatory rise in acylated ghrelin at dark onset is blunted after long-term fasting in rats.}, author={Philippe Zizzari and Rim Hassouna and Romaine Longchamps and Jacques Epelbaum and Virginie Tolle}, journal={Journal of neuroendocrinology}, year={2011}, volume={23 9}, pages={804-14} }