orexigenic


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Related to orexigenic: anorexigenic
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o·rex·i·gen·ic

a. orexígeno-a, que estimula el apetito.
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A similar result was found in other fish, such as Cyprinus carpio (Tang et al., 2014), Danio rerio (Dalmolin et al., 2015) and Seriola quinqueradiata (Hosomi et al., 2014), suggesting that NPY plays an orexigenic role in teleost fish.
Additionally, it promotes food intake (orexigenic effect) and influences cell proliferation.
GHRL exerts orexigenic and adipogenic effects and has been shown to regulate bone metabolism in an autocrine and paracrine manner.
Another neuropeptide is galanin, a 29-amino acid peptide that was discovered in 1983 in the porcine intestine as an orexigenic neuropeptide; it is mainly synthesized in the central and peripheral nervous systems and gastrointestinal tract.
Known as the "orexigenic hormone", ghrelin maintains the energy balance of the organism together with neuroendocrine regulation, intestinal and pancreatic peptides (4,5,16).
The daytime levels of the satiety hormone leptin and the orexigenic hormone ghrelin were measured, and the participants responded a validated hunger and appetite scale for various food categories.
Anticipatory and consummatory effects of (hedonic) chocolate intake are associated with increased circulating levels of the orexigenic peptide ghrelin and endocannabinoids in obese adults.
The Leptin-KP harmony lies in the source and target as in 'Hypothalamic neurons', where they cross talk with anorexigenic pro-opiomelanocortin and orexigenic neuropeptide Y neurons.11,12
Ghrelin is an orexigenic peptide, secreted by the stomach and proximal small intestine in response to a negative energy balance.
Funkcja insuliny i receptorow insulinowych w osrodkowym ukladzie nerwowym (OUN) czlowieka * Obszar Rola insuliny i sygnalizacji poprzez IR w OUN Area Role of insulin and IR signaling in CNS Kontrola apetytu /Appetite insulina: efekt anoreksygeniczny, control blok: efekt oreksygeniczny / insulin: anorexigenic effect, block: orexigenic effect Kontrola obwodowego insulina zwieksza obwodowa metabolizmu glukozy /Control insulinowrazliwosc /insulin of peripheral glucose increases peripheral insulin metabolism sensitivity Modulacja dzialania hormonow IGF-1 wzmaga wyrzut gonadotropin z plciowych /Modulation of sex komorek podwzgorza -IGF-1 increases hormones action the gonadotropins release from hypothalamus Uczenie sie i pamiec / u osob z choroba Alzheimera: J.
Ghrelin is orexigenic and known to increase appetite and food intake.
Ghrelin, originally identified as a growth hormone secretagogue with orexigenic and lipogenic effects, has also been shown to play significant roles in glucose regulation.