Obestatin

 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Obestatin was identified as a brain/gut peptide hormone encoded by the ghrelin gene and found to interact with the G protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Derived from the same prohormone, obestatin has been reported to exert effects on food intake that oppose those of ghrelin. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Administration of ghrelin, an endogenous ligand for the GH secretagogue receptor 1a (GHSR 1a), induces potent stimulating effects… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE We measured blood levels of obestatin, total ghrelin, and the ghrelin/obestatin ratio and their relationship with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Obestatin was recently described as a bioactive peptide encoded for by the same gene as ghrelin but with opposite actions on food… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES Obestatin and ghrelin, which are derived from the same gene, are observed to have opposite effects on weight status… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Endogenous compounds, including ingestive peptides, can interact with the blood-brain barrier (BBB) in different ways. Here we… (More)
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2006
2006
Obestatin is a recently identified peptide derived from the ghrelin gene. Ghrelin stimulates food intake whereas obestatin has an… (More)
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2006
2006
Obestatin, a 23 amino acid peptide recently isolated from the rat stomach, is encoded by the same gene that encodes ghrelin. With… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Ghrelin and obestatin are encoded by the preproghrelin gene and originate from posttranslational processing of the… (More)
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