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Leptin measurement

Known as: Leptin 
The determination of the amount of leptin hormone present in a sample.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
The prevalence of obesity has been steadily increasing over the past few decades in several developed and developing countries… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Leptin and its receptors have been identified as key regulators of body weight and energy homeostasis. A decrease in tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
There is considerable epidemiological evidence that shift work is associated with increased risk for obesity, diabetes, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Weight loss causes changes in appetite and energy expenditure that promote weight regain. Ghrelin is a hormone that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The wide range of phenotypic abnormalities seen in the leptin-deficient ob/ob mouse and their reversibility by leptin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Severely obese (ob/ob) mice are deficient in the adipocyte-derived hormone leptin, which acts on the hypothalamus to control… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The extreme obesity of the obese (ob/ob) mouse is attributable to mutations in the gene encoding leptin, an adipocyte-specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Recent data have identified leptin as an afferent signal in a negative-feedback loop regulating the mass of the adipose tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Leptin, the product of the ob gene, is a hormone secreted by adipocytes. Animals with mutations in the ob gene are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Leptin, the gene product of the obese gene, may play an important role in regulating body weight by signalling the size of the… Expand
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