Yong Xu

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Steroid receptor coactivator-1 mediates estrogenic actions to prevent body weight gain in female mice
    Liangru Zhu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77479, USA
    Endocrinology 154:150-8. 2013
  2. pmc Central nervous control of energy and glucose balance: focus on the central melanocortin system
    Yong Xu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1243:1-14. 2011
  3. pmc Distinct hypothalamic neurons mediate estrogenic effects on energy homeostasis and reproduction
    Yong Xu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cell Metab 14:453-65. 2011

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Publications3

  1. pmc Steroid receptor coactivator-1 mediates estrogenic actions to prevent body weight gain in female mice
    Liangru Zhu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77479, USA
    Endocrinology 154:150-8. 2013
    ..Collectively our results indicate that SRC1 is functionally required to mediate the antiobesity effects of estrogen-ERα signals...
  2. pmc Central nervous control of energy and glucose balance: focus on the central melanocortin system
    Yong Xu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1243:1-14. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that targeting the specific branches of melanocortin circuits may be potential avenues to combat the current obesity and diabetes epidemics...
  3. pmc Distinct hypothalamic neurons mediate estrogenic effects on energy homeostasis and reproduction
    Yong Xu
    Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cell Metab 14:453-65. 2011
    ..These results indicate that estrogens act on distinct hypothalamic ERα neurons to regulate different aspects of energy homeostasis and reproduction...