Leptin Action on GABAergic Neurons Prevents Obesity and Reduces Inhibitory Tone to POMC Neurons

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Vong, Linh; Ye, Chianping; Yang, Zongfang; Choi, Brian; Chua Jr., Streamson; Lowell, Bradford B.;
(2011)

Leptin acts in the brain to prevent obesity. The underlying neurocircuitry responsible for this is poorly understood, in part due to incomplete knowledge regarding first order, leptin-responsive neurons. To address this, we and others have been removing leptin receptors... View more
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