S E La Fleur
Affiliation: University of California
- Daily rhythms in glucose metabolism: suprachiasmatic nucleus output to peripheral tissueS E La Fleur
Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0444, USA
J Neuroendocrinol 15:315-22. 2003..This review presents the view that the SCN uses different routes to (i) maintain daily glucose balance and (ii) set the level of the endocrine response to abrupt blood glucose changes...
- The hepatic vagus mediates fat-induced inhibition of diabetic hyperphagiaSusanne E la Fleur
Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0444, USA
Diabetes 52:2321-30. 2003..Furthermore, common branch hepatic vagotomy without diabetes induced indexes of obesity. Abnormal function of the hepatic vagus, as occurs in diabetic neuropathy, may contribute to diabetic obesity...
- Interaction between corticosterone and insulin in obesity: regulation of lard intake and fat storesSusanne E la Fleur
Department of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0444, San Francisco, California 94143 0444, USA
Endocrinology 145:2174-85. 2004..These results suggest that some human obesities may result from elevated glucocorticoids and insulin increasing the proportional intake of high density calories...
- Chronic stress-induced effects of corticosterone on brain: direct and indirectM F Dallman
Dept of Physiology, Box 0444, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0444, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:141-50. 2004..Moreover, central neural actions of glucocorticoids abet the peripheral effects of the steroids by increasing the salience and ingestion of pleasurable foods...
- The diurnal modulation of hormonal responses in the rat varies with different stimuliA Kalsbeek
Netherlands Institute for Brain Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Neuroendocrinol 15:1144-55. 2003..This observation warrants a thorough examination of possible functional explanations for the observed differences...
- SCN outputs and the hypothalamic balance of lifeA Kalsbeek
Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Biol Rhythms 21:458-69. 2006..Moreover, the specialization of the SCN may go as far as a single body structure, that is, the SCN seems to contain neurons that specifically target the liver, pineal, and adrenal...
- The hypothalamic clock and its control of glucose homeostasisA Kalsbeek
Netherlands Institute for Brain Research, Meibergdreef 33, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Prog Brain Res 153:283-307. 2006
- The MC4 receptor and control of appetiteR A H Adan
Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Pharmacology and Anatomy, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Br J Pharmacol 149:815-27. 2006..Application of MCR agonists in humans has already revealed side effects, such as penile erections, which may complicate introduction of these drugs in the treatment of obesity...
- A reciprocal interaction between food-motivated behavior and diet-induced obesityS E La Fleur
Department of Pharmacology and Anatomy, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1286-94. 2007....