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Hypothalamic Regulation of Food Intake in Obese and Anorexic Avian Models
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-14)
Chickens from lines that have been divergently selected for either low (LWS) or high (HWS) body weight at 56 days of age for more than 57 generations serve as unique models to study eating disorders. The LWS have different ...
Neurological - Molecular Interface in Food Intake and Metabolism in Birds and Mammals
(Virginia Tech, 2014-07-15)
Obesity is a physiological consequence of dysregulated energy homeostasis. Energy homeostasis depends on energy intake and energy expenditure. Factors controlling the development of different adipose tissue deposits in the ...