Serotonin and the biology of feeding.

  • J. E. Blundell
  • Published 1992 in The American journal of clinical nutrition


There is good evidence that the experimental manipulation of serotonin causes changes in feeding behavior and that adjustments in feeding and in the nutritional supply bring about responses in the level or activity of serotonin. These data suggest that 5-HT systems in the body mediate nutritional input and the drive to feed. In addition, it is known that… (More)


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@article{Blundell1992SerotoninAT, title={Serotonin and the biology of feeding.}, author={J. E. Blundell}, journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition}, year={1992}, volume={55 1 Suppl}, pages={155S-159S} }