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Latest entry in the department of Internal medicine:
Leptin Definition Leptin belongs to the long-chain helical cytokine family (Matarese G 2000). Leptin is expressed by adipose tissue, gastric epithelium and brain cells (Bado A et al. 1998). In the hypothalamus, leptin stimulates metabolic rate and has appetite inhibitory effects. Leptin has regul...Go to article
Prof. Dr. med. Peter Altmeyer
One of Germany's most accomplished dermatologists with decades of expertise in clinical dermatology. Emeritus professor at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum, author of more than 30 textbooks and over 700 scientific publications.