Tag: "antiobesity" at biology news
In obesity, brain becomes 'unaware' of fat
...lts also “strongly validate?SOCS-3 as a target for antiobesity
drug development. ...
New player in commitment to life as a fat cell
...xidoreductase (XOR), might therefore offer a novel antiobesity
therapy designed to fight fat before it even forms, the researchers said. Known for its role in producing the metabolic byproduct uric acid, XOR had earlier been implicated in gout, said Jeffrey Friedman of The Rockefeller University, senior author ...
Machinery of the 'marijuana munchies'
...hat "the cellular mechanisms of recently developed antiobesity
drugs, such as rimonabant, may include decreased endocannabinoid signaling and hence decreased excitability of LH circuits related to appetite, even in the context of leptin insufficiency or resistance." ...