Vol. 26 (5) 2005 Neuro endocrinology letters

The role of leptin in the regulation of pituitary hormones release.

OBJECTIVE: It has been reported that leptin plays an important role in the regulation of food intake and energy expenditure. There are controversial opinions about effects of leptin on the hormonal system. The aim of this study was to estimate the effect of leptin on pituitary hormones release after central and peripheral administration.....