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Leptin (Hardback)

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This book is an edited collection of the literature on leptin beginning with the discovery of leptin and a study of its affect on animals and in humans. Chapters will focus on the discovery, history, roles and regulation of leptin in all the major areas of physiology, as well as on assay methods, phylogeny and genetics. The timing of this volume is long overdue and is the first comprehensive coverage of leptin physiology in the field.

Medical & VeterinaryPre-clinical medicine: basic sciencesPhysiology Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. Publication Date: 01/10/2006 ISBN-13: 9780387314150  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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