Lei Cao

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What is the brain-cancer connection?
    Lei Cao
    College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 35:331-45. 2012
  2. pmc Environmental and genetic activation of a brain-adipocyte BDNF/leptin axis causes cancer remission and inhibition
    Lei Cao
    Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, and Neuroscience and Neurological Surgery and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cell 142:52-64. 2010
  3. pmc White to brown fat phenotypic switch induced by genetic and environmental activation of a hypothalamic-adipocyte axis
    Lei Cao
    Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology, and Medical Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cell Metab 14:324-38. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Molecular therapy of obesity and diabetes by a physiological autoregulatory approach
    Lei Cao
    Cancer Genetics and Neuroscience Program, Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Nat Med 15:447-54. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint What is the brain-cancer connection?
    Lei Cao
    College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Annu Rev Neurosci 35:331-45. 2012
    ..We summarize this work and discuss how these data integrate into the body of literature regarding stress, the environment, and cancer...
  2. pmc Environmental and genetic activation of a brain-adipocyte BDNF/leptin axis causes cancer remission and inhibition
    Lei Cao
    Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, and Neuroscience and Neurological Surgery and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cell 142:52-64. 2010
    ..These results suggest that genetic or environmental activation of this BDNF/leptin axis may have therapeutic significance for cancer...
  3. pmc White to brown fat phenotypic switch induced by genetic and environmental activation of a hypothalamic-adipocyte axis
    Lei Cao
    Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology, and Medical Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cell Metab 14:324-38. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Molecular therapy of obesity and diabetes by a physiological autoregulatory approach
    Lei Cao
    Cancer Genetics and Neuroscience Program, Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, and the Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Nat Med 15:447-54. 2009
    ..This strategy mimics the body's endogenous physiological feedback mechanisms, thereby resetting the hypothalamic set point to reverse obesity and metabolic syndrome...