- Steroid receptor coactivator-1 mediates estrogenic actions to prevent body weight gain in female miceLiangru 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...
- Central nervous control of energy and glucose balance: focus on the central melanocortin systemYong 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...
- Distinct hypothalamic neurons mediate estrogenic effects on energy homeostasis and reproductionYong 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...