Endocrine Updates

Ghrelin

Editors: Ghigo, Ezio (Ed.)

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`Exemplifying the rapid advance of science, the discovery of GHRELIN a few short years ago has already profoundly influenced our understanding of growth, appetite and nutrition biology as well as clinical insights into obesity, growth and reproductive pathogenesis. Accordingly, the editor, a pioneer in clinical ghrelin investigation, has assembled an expert team of authors who bring cutting edge anExemplifying the rapid advance of science, the discovery of GHRELIN a few short years ago has already profoundly influenced our understanding of growth, appetite and nutrition biology as well as clinical insights into obesity, growth and reproductive pathogenesis. Accordingly, the editor, a pioneer in clinical ghrelin investigation, has assembled an expert team of authors who bring cutting edge and comprehensive basic and clinical knowledge to the reader. This volume will be of interest to endocrinologists, nutritionists, internists, and pediatricians. Clearly, the volume will be of special interest to neurophysiologists, who now find themselves in the midst of a new world of nutritional control! Shlomo Melmed, M.D. Series Editor Endocrine Updatesd comprehensive basic and clinical knowledge to the reader. This volume will be of interest to endocrinologists, nutritionists, internists, and pediatricians. Clearly, the volume will be of special interest to neurophysiologists, who now find themselves in the midst of a new world of nutritional control!'
Shlomo Melmed, M.D., Series Editor "Endocrine Updates"

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Historical Milestones

    Bowers, Cyril Y.

    Pages 1-14

  • Discovery of Ghrelin, an Endogenous Ligand for the Growth-Hormone Secret Agogue Receptor

    Kojima, Masayasu (et al.)

    Pages 15-25

  • Known and Unknown Growth Hormone Secretagogue Receptors and their Ligands

    Muccioli, Giampiero (et al.)

    Pages 27-45

  • Ghrelin: A New Link Between the Neuroendocrine Control of the GH Axis, Food Intake and Sleep

    Tolle, Virginie

    Pages 47-59

  • Growth Hormone Releasing Activity of Ghrelin

    Diéguez, Carlos (et al.)

    Pages 61-72

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ghrelin
Editors
  • Ezio Ghigo
Series Title
Endocrine Updates
Series Volume
23
Copyright
2004
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-7971-9
DOI
10.1007/b111715
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-7770-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4757-8841-9
Series ISSN
1566-0729
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 257
Number of Illustrations and Tables
24 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
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