AGRP


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AGRP

Abbreviation for agouti-related protein.

AgRP

Abbreviation for agouti-related peptide.
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As soon as food becomes available and we start eating, the action of the AGRP neurons is interrupted and our energy expenditure goes back up again to normal levels.
In flavor preference tests, AGRP neuron activation reduced an animal's preference for previously preferred flavored gel compared to unstimulated controls, suggesting that a once tasty flavor was now a less pleasant experience.
4) AGRP acts as an endogenous inverse antagonist of melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R) gene.
the revamping of the existing gas handling facilities - the existing AGRP
Diminuicao Aumento Leptina NPY POMC AGRP CART MCH CRH/Urocortina Orexigenas Alfa-MSH Noradrenalina Serotonina Tabela 3--Valores basais de concentracao plasmatica de leptina em diversas.
We would also expect the same relationship to hold for rural poverty (POVR) and urban poverty (POVP), and also expect POVR to be negatively related with AGRP and LFAgr.
Construction of new export transit pipelines Tender no: RFP-2172 Description: The scope of work includes construction of new export transit pipelines from new BS-171 to AGRP at Mina Al Ahmadi.
Furthermore the existing AGRP unit in the refinery will be revamped so that its capacity will be equal to the new unit.
Melby e colaboradores, 2006), que se negativo sera caracterizado por pouco tecido adiposo, baixa concentracao de leptina no sangue e aumento do Neuropepitideo Y (NPY) e Hypothalamic Agouti-Related Protein AGRP (orexigenos).
Effects of fasting, leptin and insulin on AGRP and POMC peptide release in the hypothalamus.
A search of a DNA-sequence database turned up AGRP, and the researchers confirmed that AGRP was produced in the adrenal gland and the hypothalamus -- two areas known to be involved in weight regulation.
While a governor like V or P assigns case to the governed constituent, it is the "governed" subject that determines what the "governing" AGRP will look like.