Peptide YY

Known as: PYY-I, Peptide, PYY, peptide YY (PYY) 
Peptide YY (97 aa, ~11 kDa) is encoded by the human PYY gene. This protein is involved in hormone signaling to regulate gastrointestinal processes.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Rodent studies show that oligofructose promotes weight loss, stimulates satiety hormone secretion, reduces energy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Dietary protein enhances satiety and promotes weight loss, but the mechanisms by which appetite is affected remain unclear. We… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The responses of the gut hormone peptide YY (PYY) to food were investigated in 20 normal-weight and 20 obese humans in response… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The gut hormone peptide YY (PYY) belongs to the pancreatic polypeptide (PP) family along with PP and neuropeptide Y (NPY). These… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Department of Medicine (M.C.M.), University of Essen, Essen, Germany; Department of Pharmacy (A.B-S.), ETH Zürich, Zürich… (More)
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1996
Review
1996
The neuropeptide Y family of peptides consists of neuropeptide Y (NPY), which is expressed in the central and peripheral nervous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Neuropeptide Y, peptide YY and pancreatic polypeptide share an evolutionary conserved proline-rich N-terminal sequence, a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A radioimmunoassay has been developed for the new intestinal hormonal peptide tyrosine tyrosine [peptide YY (PYY)]. Peptide YY… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The effect of peptide YY (PYY) on gastric and pancreatico-biliary secretion was studied in humans. Peptide YY was infused into… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The C-terminal α-amide structure is a characteristic feature of many biologically active peptides1,2. Using a novel chemical… (More)
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