Gonadal effects on food intake and adiposity: a metabolic hypothesis

Physiol Behav. 1979 Mar;22(3):583-93. doi: 10.1016/0031-9384(79)90028-3.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adaptation, Physiological
  • Adipose Tissue / drug effects
  • Adipose Tissue / physiology*
  • Animals
  • Body Composition / drug effects
  • Body Weight / drug effects
  • Carbohydrate Metabolism
  • Castration
  • Estradiol / pharmacology
  • Estrus
  • Feeding Behavior / drug effects
  • Feeding Behavior / physiology*
  • Female
  • Gonadal Steroid Hormones / physiology*
  • Hypothalamus / drug effects
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Liver / drug effects
  • Male
  • Motor Activity / drug effects
  • Motor Activity / physiology
  • Muscles / drug effects
  • Pituitary Gland, Anterior / drug effects
  • Pregnancy
  • Progesterone / pharmacology
  • Rats
  • Testosterone / pharmacology

Substances

  • Gonadal Steroid Hormones
  • Testosterone
  • Progesterone
  • Estradiol