Plasma BDNF levels following weight recovery in anorexia nervosa.

@article{Phillips2016PlasmaBL,
  title={Plasma BDNF levels following weight recovery in anorexia nervosa.},
  author={Kathryn E Phillips and David C. Jimerson and Anilkumar Pillai and Barbara E Wolfe},
  journal={Physiology & behavior},
  year={2016},
  volume={165},
  pages={300-3}
}
OBJECTIVE Preclinical studies have implicated brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in the regulation of eating behavior and body weight. As reviewed in this report, prior studies of BDNF levels in anorexia nervosa have yielded variable results, perhaps reflecting effects of malnutrition and psychiatric comorbidity. The goal of the current report was to… CONTINUE READING