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(p. 113) Neuroendocrine Regulation of Energy Balance 

(p. 113) Neuroendocrine Regulation of Energy Balance
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(p. 113) Neuroendocrine Regulation of Energy Balance
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Marcelo O. Dietrich

and Tamas L. Horvath

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780199738168.003.0016
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date: 17 November 2019

Chapter 16 explores neuroendocrine regulation of energy balance, including the role of the brain as a central regulator of energy balance, the ARC melanocortin system as a key metabolic sensor, synaptic plasticity modulation of the neuroendocrine response in the ARC and how the brain senses hormones, and hormonal interaction between peripheral organs and the brain.

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