Brain Somatic Cross-Talk and the Central Control of Metabolism

ISBN: 978-3-642-62400-1 (Print) 978-3-642-18999-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

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    Pages 1-14

    Interactions of Growth Hormone Secretagogues with Leptin-Sensitive Brain Networks

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    Pages 15-35

    Leptin and the Neural Circuit Regulating body Weight and Metabolism

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    Pages 37-51

    Role of the Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptor in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 53-64

    Regulation of Galanin-Like Peptide (GALP) in the Brain and Posterior Pituitary: A Review

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    Pages 65-80

    Ghrelin and the Growth Hormone Neuroendocrine Axis

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    Pages 81-89

    Adipose Tissues as Part of the Immune System: Role of Leptin and Cytokines

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    Pages 91-98

    Regulation of Body Weight Homeostasis During Pregnancy and Lactation

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    Pages 99-109

    Ghrelin: From GH Control to Feeding Behaviour and Sleep Regulatio

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    Pages 111-119

    Effect of Leptin on Fatless Mice

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    Pages 121-142

    Leptin, Growth and Reproduction

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    Pages 143-153

    An Emerging Role of Leptin in Clinical Psychiatry

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    Pages 155-163

    Genomic approach to common human obesity

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    Pages 165-189

    The Epigenetic Inheritance Hypothesis

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 191-193