Search for dissertations about: "Ana Gómez Peris"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Ana Gómez Peris.
1. The role of leptin in zebrafish (Danio rerio) : Novel insights into appetite regulation and reproduction
Abstract : The hormone leptin is a peripheral metabolic signal and an important regulator of energy balance. In mammals, leptin acts on the appetite centers in the hypothalamus, causing anorexigenic functions by inhibiting food intake. It is also considered as a link between the nutritional status and the endocrine reproductive axis. READ MORE