Hong Liu
Central South University
AdipogenesisInternal medicineEndocrinologyWhite adipose tissueAdipose tissueChemistryLipid dropletAdipocyteNeurotransmitterHypothalamusNeuropeptide Y receptor
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: Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is an important neurotransmitter in the control of energy metabolism. Several studies have shown that obesity is associated with increased levels of NPY in the hypothalamus. We hypothesized that the release of NPY has coordinated and integrated effects on energy metabolism in different tissues, such as adipocyte tissue, resulting in increased energy storage and decreased energy expenditure. Whether NPY has role in the molecular mechanism of human adipocyte tissue remains u...
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