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    • Low Plasma Leptin Levels Contribute to Diabetic Hyperphagia in Rats 

      Sindelar, Dana K.; Havel, Peter J.; Seeley, Randy J.; Wilkinson, Charlew W.; Woods, Stephen C.; Schwartz, Michael W. (Diabetes, 1999-06)
      The adipocyte hormone leptin reduces food intake in normal animals. During uncontrolled type 1 diabetes, plasma leptin levels fall, whereas food intake increases. To test the hypothesis that low leptin levels contribute ...