LEPTIN DEFICIENCY OR DYSFUNCTION

Known as: LEPD, Leptin Deficiency, OBESITY, MORBID, NONSYNDROMIC 1 
Deficiency of the adipose tissue-derived peptide hormone leptin, associated with loss-of-function mutation(s) in the LEP gene.
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1990-2018
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2016
2016
Background:Neonatal growth restriction (nGR) leads to leptin deficiency and increases the risk of hypertension. Previous studies… (More)
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2016
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2016
Leptin protein consists of 167 amino acids, which is mainly secreted from the white adipose tissue. This protein acts on the… (More)
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2015
2015
Mast cells (MCs) contribute to the pathogenesis of obesity and diabetes. This study demonstrates that leptin deficiency slants… (More)
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2014
2014
Leptin is an adipose-secreted hormone that plays an important role in both metabolism and immunity. Leptin has been shown to… (More)
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2012
2012
Leptin affects eating behavior partly by altering the response of the brain to food-related stimuli. The effects of leptin on… (More)
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2012
2012
Leptin signaling deficient rodents have emerged as models of obesity/insulin resistance syndrome. Altered leptin signaling… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE Depletion of body fat stores during uncontrolled, insulin-deficient diabetes (uDM) results in markedly reduced plasma… (More)
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1996
1996
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Traditional Chinese herbal medicine was used in combination with peritoneal dialysis (PD) in order to improve the renal function… (More)
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1994
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1994
As part of a recent study on the environmental effects caused by the operation of a coal-fired power station at Sines, Portugal… (More)
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1990
1990
CADEIA and REJECT are computer codes for generating gamma-gamma and gamma-X true-coincidence lines for calculation of correction… (More)
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