Neuroendocrine regulation of appetitive ingestive behavior
Schneider, Jill E.
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Frontiers in Neuroscience,
(issn: 1662-453X, eissn: 1662-453X)
Review Article | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | RC321-571 | neuropeptide Y | leptin | gestational programming | ghrelin | food hoarding | maternal effects | hypothalamus | obesity | Endocrinology
mesheuropmc: digestive, oral, and skin physiology
Food availability in nature is often irregular, and famine is commonplace. Increased motivation to engage in ingestive behaviors increases the chance of survival, providing additional potential opportunities for reproduction. Because of the advantages conferred by entra...