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In vivo and in vitro adipokinetic effects of corticotropin and related peptides1

Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue

  1. Harold E. Lebovitz,
  2. Frank L. Engel

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp050155

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Lebovitz, H. E. and Engel, F. L. 2011. In vivo and in vitro adipokinetic effects of corticotropin and related peptides1. Comprehensive Physiology. 541–547.

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical School, Durham, North Carolina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    In Vitro Adipokinetic Activity
  • 2
    In Vivo Adipokinetic Effects
  • 3
    Relationship Between Corticotropin Structure and its Adipokinetic Activity
    • 3.1
      Adipokinetic Activity in the Rabbit
    • 3.2
      Adipokinetic Activity in the Rat and Mouse
  • 4
    Significance of the Adipokinetic Effects of Corticotropin