Pharmacological characterization of hydrolysis-resistant analogs of oleoylethanolamide with potent anorexiant properties

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Astarita, G; Di Giacomo, B; Gaetani, S; Oveisi, F; Compton, TR; Rivara, S; Tarzia, G; Mor, M; Piomelli, D;
(2006)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California

Oleoylethanolamide (OEA) is an endogenous lipid mediator that reduces food intake, promotes lipolysis, and decreases body weight gain in rodents by activating peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-α (PPAR-α). The biological effects of OEA are terminated by two intr... View more
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