Volume 25 2007

Leptin

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ISBN: 978-0-387-31415-0 (Print) 978-0-387-31416-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-9

    The Obese (ob/ob) Mouse and the Discovery of Leptin

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    Pages 11-31

    Leptin Receptors

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    Pages 33-51

    Leptin and Obesity

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    Pages 53-77

    Leptin and Neuroendocrinology

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    Pages 79-101

    Leptin-Insulin Interrelationships

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    Pages 103-123

    Leptin and Other Endocrine Systems

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    Pages 125-138

    Leptin and Immune Function, Inflammation and Angiognenesis

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    Pages 139-147

    Leptin and Bone Central control of bone metabolism by leptin

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    Pages 149-182

    Roles and Regulation of Leptin in Reproduction

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    Pages 183-199

    Leptin and Cardiovascular Disease

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    Pages 201-223

    Leptin and Cancer

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    Pages 225-245

    Lipodystrophy: The experiment of nature to study leptin

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    Pages 247-262

    Pulsatile and Diurnal Leptin Rhythms

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    Pages 263-308

    Leptin in Farm Animals

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    Pages 309-318

    Genetic Disorders Involving Leptin and the Leptin Receptor

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    Pages 319-326

    Immunoassays for Leptin and Leptin Receptors

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    Pages 327-359

    Clinical Applications of Leptin

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 361-371