Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics

Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics

by Christoph Buettner
ISBN-10:
1455770841
ISBN-13:
9781455770847
Pub. Date:
04/11/2013
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
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Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics

This issue of Endocrinology Clinics brings the reader up to date on the important advances in research surrounding the neuroendocrine control of metabolism. Guest edited by Christoph Buettner, the topics covered include leptin signaling, hypothalmic inflammation, hypoglycemia awareness, perinatal programming of metabolic disease, substrates, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781455770847
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 04/11/2013
Series: Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages: 186
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Derek LeRoith xi

Preface Christoph Buettner xv

Brain Control of Insulin and Glucagon Secretion Mayowa A. Osundiji Mark L. Evans 1

Defective Counterregulation and Hypoglycemia Unawareness in Diabetes: Mechanisms and Emerging Treatments Candace M. Reno Marina Litvin Amy L. Clark Simon J. Fisher 15

Novel Approaches to Studying the Role of Innervation in the Biology of Pancreatic Islets Rayner Rodriguez-Diaz Alejandro Caicedo 39

Hypothalamic Astrocytes in Obesity Cristina Garcia-Cáceres Chun Xia Yi Matthias H. Tschöp 57

Regulation of Peripheral Metabolism by Substrate Partitioning in the Brain Cesar Moreno Linda Yang Penny Dacks Fumiko Isoda Michael Poplawski Charles V. Mobbs 67

Central Leucine Sensing in the Control of Energy Homeostasis Gary J. Schwartz 81

Novel Aspects of Brown Adipose Tissue Biology Joerg Heeren Heike Münzberg 89

Brain Insulin and Leptin Signaling in Metabolic Control: From Animal Research to Clinical Application Thomas Scherer Hendrik Lehnert Manfred Hallschmid 109

Integrating Metabolism and Longevity Through Insulin and IGF! Signaling Marianna Sadagurski Morris F. White 127

Perinatal Programming of Metabolic Diseases: Role of Insulin in the Development of Hypothalamic Neurocircuits Sophie M. Steculorum Merly C. Vogt Jens C. Bruning 149

Index 165

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