Insulin in the Brain: A Hormonal Regulator of Energy Balance

Endocr Rev. 1992 Aug;13(3):387-414. doi: 10.1210/edrv-13-3-387.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Brain / blood supply
  • Brain / physiology*
  • Eating / physiology
  • Energy Intake
  • Energy Metabolism / physiology*
  • Humans
  • Hypothalamus / physiology
  • Insulin / blood
  • Insulin / cerebrospinal fluid
  • Insulin / physiology*
  • Receptor, Insulin / physiology

Substances

  • Insulin
  • Receptor, Insulin