Mare Lõhmus

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Leptin depresses food intake in great tits (Parus major)
    Mare Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, University of Goteborg, Box 463, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 131:57-61. 2003
  2. ncbi Leptin increases T-cell immune response in birds
    M Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, University of Goteborg, Box 463, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 139:245-50. 2004
  3. ncbi Chronic administration of leptin in Asian Blue Quail
    Mare Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol 305:13-22. 2006
  4. pmc Growth hormone transgenic salmon pay for growth potential with increased predation mortality
    L Fredrik Sundström
    Department of Zoology, Goteborg University, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S350-2. 2004

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Leptin depresses food intake in great tits (Parus major)
    Mare Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, University of Goteborg, Box 463, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 131:57-61. 2003
    ..Similar results have previously been found in domesticated chickens. To our knowledge, this is the first study to show that leptin depresses food intake in wild birds...
  2. ncbi Leptin increases T-cell immune response in birds
    M Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, University of Goteborg, Box 463, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 139:245-50. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate that leptin enhances mitogen stimulated T-cell proliferation in birds. The results correspond with previous reports on mammals...
  3. ncbi Chronic administration of leptin in Asian Blue Quail
    Mare Lõhmus
    Department of Zoology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol 305:13-22. 2006
    ..This is the first article showing the effect of leptin on cholesterol and triglyceride levels in birds. We also observed a change in the activity and male-female interaction pattern in tested quail...
  4. pmc Growth hormone transgenic salmon pay for growth potential with increased predation mortality
    L Fredrik Sundström
    Department of Zoology, Goteborg University, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S350-2. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that the fitness of young GH-transgenic coho salmon in the wild will be determined by both predation pressure and food availability...