Sentence Examples

  • Axokine, a drug in development for treatment of ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease), which showed promise in its action on the leptin pathway -- leptin is a hormone that signals your brain that you have eaten enough.
  • As of 2004 it is thought that obesity in humans may result in part from insensitivity to leptin.
  • Leptin works to suppress the appetite while Grehlin works to increase the appetite.
  • At the same time, Leptin levels decrease.

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