Jeffrey Zigman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Characterization of gastric and neuronal histaminergic populations using a transgenic mouse model
    Angela K Walker
    The Department of Internal Medicine Division of Hypothalamic Research and Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism and the Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60276. 2013
  2. pmc A solitary hyperfunctioning thyroid nodule harboring thyroid carcinoma: review of the literature
    Sasan Mirfakhraee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 75390, USA
    Thyroid Res 6:7. 2013
  3. pmc Glucose-mediated control of ghrelin release from primary cultures of gastric mucosal cells
    Ichiro Sakata
    Division of Hypothalamic Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9077, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 302:E1300-10. 2012
  4. pmc Ghrelin directly stimulates glucagon secretion from pancreatic alpha-cells
    Jen Chieh Chuang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hypothalamic Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9077, USA
    Mol Endocrinol 25:1600-11. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Identification of Central Targets of Ghrelin
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Ghrelin and Reward
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Ghrelin and Reward
    Jeffrey M Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Ghrelin's Role in Mood
    Jeffrey M Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Ghrelin in Food Intake and Energy Balance
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

  • Ichiro Sakata
  • Jen Chieh Chuang
  • Angela K Walker
  • Sherri Osborne-Lawrence
  • Sasan Mirfakhraee
  • Won Mee Park
  • Mario Perello
  • Lan Peng
  • Stacey Woodruff
  • Dana Mathews
  • Paul K Piper
  • Daisuke Kohno
  • Joyce J Repa

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Characterization of gastric and neuronal histaminergic populations using a transgenic mouse model
    Angela K Walker
    The Department of Internal Medicine Division of Hypothalamic Research and Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism and the Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60276. 2013
    ..We suggest that these transgenic mice will facilitate future studies aimed at investigating the function of histamine-producing cells...
  2. pmc A solitary hyperfunctioning thyroid nodule harboring thyroid carcinoma: review of the literature
    Sasan Mirfakhraee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 75390, USA
    Thyroid Res 6:7. 2013
    ..Also, FTC and Hurthle cell carcinoma are found more frequently in hot nodules than in general. We were unable to find any specific characteristics that could be used to distinguish between malignant and benign hot nodules...
  3. pmc Glucose-mediated control of ghrelin release from primary cultures of gastric mucosal cells
    Ichiro Sakata
    Division of Hypothalamic Research, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9077, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 302:E1300-10. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Ghrelin directly stimulates glucagon secretion from pancreatic alpha-cells
    Jen Chieh Chuang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hypothalamic Research, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9077, USA
    Mol Endocrinol 25:1600-11. 2011
    ..Our study shows that ghrelin's regulation of blood glucose involves direct stimulation of glucagon secretion from α-cells and introduces the ghrelin-glucagon axis as an important mechanism controlling glycemia under fasting conditions...

Research Grants7

  1. Identification of Central Targets of Ghrelin
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Ghrelin and Reward
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. Ghrelin and Reward
    Jeffrey M Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  4. Ghrelin's Role in Mood
    Jeffrey M Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. Ghrelin in Food Intake and Energy Balance
    Jeffrey Zigman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We hope that this study will better enable the design of therapeutics to treat and prevent obesity and its co-morbid conditions. ..