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(p. 119) Prenatal Programming of Obesity: Role of Macronutrient-Specific Peptide Systems 

(p. 119) Prenatal Programming of Obesity: Role of Macronutrient-Specific Peptide Systems
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(p. 119) Prenatal Programming of Obesity: Role of Macronutrient-Specific Peptide Systems
Author(s):

Irene Morganstern

, Jessica R. Barson

, and Sarah F. Leibowitz

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780199738168.003.0017
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date: 17 November 2019

Chapter 17 discusses prenatal programming of obesity, and the role of macronutrient-specific peptide systems. It includes nutrient-specific control of feeding behavior by brain peptides, perinatal undernutrition and overnutrition, prenatal carbohydrate-rich diet, pernatal high-fat diet, and prenatal nicotine exposure.

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