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Research Output 1983 2019

2019

A “NEAT” Approach to Obesity Prevention in the Modern Work Environment

Malaeb, S., Perez-Leighton, C. E., Noble, E. E. & Billington, C. J., Mar 1 2019, In : Workplace Health and Safety. 67, 3, p. 102-110 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermogenesis
Obesity
Walking
Body Composition
Phenotype

Serum FABP4 concentrations decrease after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass but not after intensive medical management

Jahansouz, C., Xu, H., Kizy, S., Thomas, A. J., Josephrajan, A., Hertzel, A. M., Foncea, R., Connett, J. E., Billington, C. J., Jensen, M., Korner, J., Bernlohr, D. A. & Ikramuddin, S., Mar 1 2019, In : Surgery (United States). 165, 3, p. 571-578 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins
Gastric Bypass
Serum
Life Style
Intra-Abdominal Fat
2018
39 Citations (Scopus)

Lifestyle Intervention and Medical Management With vs Without Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Control of Hemoglobin A1c, LDL Cholesterol, and Systolic Blood Pressure at 5 Years in the Diabetes Surgery Study

Ikramuddin, S., Korner, J., Lee, W. J., Thomas, A. J., Connett, J. E., Bantle, J. P., Leslie, D. B., Wang, Q., Inabnet, W. B., Jeffery, R. W., Chong, K., Chuang, L. M., Jensen, M. D., Vella, A., Ahmed, L., Belani, K. & Billington, C. J., Jan 16 2018, In : JAMA. 319, 3, p. 266-278 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Gastric Bypass
LDL Cholesterol
Life Style
Hemoglobins
Blood Pressure
5 Citations (Scopus)

Neuromodulation of orexin neurons reduces diet-induced adiposity

Zink, A. N., Bunney, P. E., Holm, A. A., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Apr 1 2018, In : International Journal of Obesity. 42, 4, p. 737-745 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Adiposity
Designer Drugs
Diet
Neurons
Energy Metabolism
2 Citations (Scopus)

Results From a Trial of an Online Diabetes Prevention Program Intervention

Moin, T., Damschroder, L. J., AuYoung, M., Maciejewski, M. L., Havens, K., Ertl, K., Vasti, E., Weinreb, J. E., Steinle, N. I., Billington, C. J., Hughes, M., Makki, F., Youles, B., Holleman, R. G., Kim, H. M., Kinsinger, L. S. & Richardson, C. R., Nov 1 2018, In : American journal of preventive medicine. 55, 5, p. 583-591 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weights and Measures
Weight Reduction Programs
Prediabetic State
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Electronic Health Records
2017
14 Citations (Scopus)

Diabetes Prevention Program Translation in the Veterans Health Administration

Moin, T., Damschroder, L. J., AuYoung, M., Maciejewski, M. L., Datta, S. K., Weinreb, J. E., Steinle, N. I., Billington, C., Hughes, M., Makki, F., Holleman, R. G., Kim, H. M., Jeffreys, A. S., Kinsinger, L. S., Burns, J. A. & Richardson, C. R., Jul 1 2017, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 53, 1, p. 70-77 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans
Weights and Measures
Weight Loss
4 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation findings from a hybrid III implementation-effectiveness trial of the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)

Damschroder, L. J., Reardon, C. M., AuYoung, M., Moin, T., Datta, S. K., Sparks, J. B., Maciejewski, M. L., Steinle, N. I., Weinreb, J. E., Hughes, M., Pinault, L. F., Xiang, X. M., Billington, C. & Richardson, C. R., Jul 26 2017, In : Implementation Science. 12, 1, 94.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Costs and Cost Analysis
Veterans
Weights and Measures
3 Citations (Scopus)

National Differences in Remission of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery-Subgroup Analysis of 2-Year Results of the Diabetes Surgery Study Comparing Taiwanese with Americans with Mild Obesity (BMI 30–35 kg/m 2 )

Chong, K., Ikramuddin, S., Lee, W. J., Billington, C. J., Bantle, J. P., Wang, Q., Thomas, A. J., Connett, J. E., Leslie, D. B., Inabnet, W. B., Jeffery, R. W., Sarr, M. G., Jensen, M. D., Vella, A., Ahmed, L., Belani, K., Schone, J. L., Olofson, A. E., Bainbridge, H. A., Laqua, P. S. & 2 others, Korner, J. & Chuang, L. M., May 1 2017, In : Obesity Surgery. 27, 5, p. 1189-1195 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gastric Bypass
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Obesity
C-Peptide
Taiwan
11 Citations (Scopus)

Orexin/hypocretin treatment restores hippocampal-dependent memory in orexin-deficient mice

Mavanji, V., Butterick, T. A., Duffy, C. M., Nixon, J. P., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Dec 1 2017, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 146, p. 21-30 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orexin Receptors
Neurons
Sleep
Therapeutics
Learning
5 Citations (Scopus)

Orexin activation counteracts decreases in nonexercise activity thermogenesis (NEAT) caused by high-fat diet

Bunney, P. E., Zink, A. N., Holm, A. A., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Jul 1 2017, In : Physiology and Behavior. 176, p. 139-148 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Thermogenesis
High Fat Diet
Designer Drugs
Neurons
Eating
6 Citations (Scopus)
Lateral Hypothalamic Area
Nucleus Accumbens
Neurons
Injections
Orexin Receptors
5 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmacotherapy for Weight Management in the VHA

Semla, T. P., Ruser, C., Good, C. B., Yanovski, S. Z., Ames, D., Copeland, L. A., Billington, C., Ferguson, U. I., Aronne, L. J., Wadden, T. A., Garvey, W. T., Apovian, C. M. & Atkins, D., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 32, p. 70-73 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Weights and Measures
Drug Therapy
Veterans
6 Citations (Scopus)

Role of orexin-A in the ventrolateral preoptic area on components of total energy expenditure

Coborn, J. E., Deporter, D. P., Mavanji, V., Sinton, C. M., Kotz, C. M., Billington, C. J. & Teske, J. A., Aug 1 2017, In : International Journal of Obesity. 41, 8, p. 1256-1262 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preoptic Area
Energy Metabolism
Sleep
Orexins
Arousal
4 Citations (Scopus)

Spontaneous Physical Activity Defends Against Obesity

Kotz, C. M., Perez-Leighton, C. E., Teske, J. A. & Billington, C. J., Dec 1 2017, In : Current obesity reports. 6, 4, p. 362-370 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Obesity
Weight Gain
Adiposity
Movement Disorders
Burns
29 Citations (Scopus)

Two-Year Outcomes of Vagal Nerve Blocking (vBloc) for the Treatment of Obesity in the ReCharge Trial

Apovian, C. M., Shah, S. N., Wolfe, B. M., Ikramuddin, S., Miller, C. J., Tweden, K. S., Billington, C. J. & Shikora, S. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Obesity Surgery. 27, 1, p. 169-176 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Weight Loss
Obesity
Therapeutics
Quality of Life
Blood Pressure
2016
32 Citations (Scopus)

Durability of addition of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass to lifestyle intervention and medical management in achieving primary treatment goals for uncontrolled type 2 diabetes in mild to moderate obesity: A randomized control trial

Ikramuddin, S., Korner, J., Lee, W. J., Bantle, J. P., Thomas, A. J., Connett, J. E., Leslie, D. B., Inabnet, W. B., Wang, Q., Jeffery, R. W., Chong, K., Chuang, L. M., Jensen, M. D., Vella, A., Ahmed, L., Belani, K., Olofson, A. E., Bainbridge, H. A. & Billington, C. J., Sep 1 2016, In : Diabetes care. 39, 9, p. 1510-1518 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Life Style
Obesity
Therapeutics
15 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Vagal Nerve Blockade on Moderate Obesity with an Obesity-Related Comorbid Condition: the ReCharge Study

Morton, J. M., Shah, S. N., Wolfe, B. M., Apovian, C. M., Miller, C. J., Tweden, K. S., Billington, C. J. & Shikora, S. A., May 1 2016, In : Obesity Surgery. 26, 5, p. 983-989 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nerve Block
Obesity
Weight Loss
Comorbidity
Body Mass Index

Erratum to: Intermittent Vagal Nerve Block for Improvements in Obesity, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and Glycemic Control in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: 2-Year Results of the VBLOC DM2 Study (OBES SURG, 2016, DOI 10.1007/s11695-015-1914-1)

Shikora, S. A., Toouli, J., Herrera, M. F., Kulseng, B., Brancatisano, R., Kow, L., Pantoja, J. P., Johnsen, G., Brancatisano, A., Tweden, K. S., Knudson, M. B. & Billington, C. J., May 1 2016, In : Obesity Surgery. 26, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

38 Citations (Scopus)

FGF 19 and Bile Acids Increase Following Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass but Not After Medical Management in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Sachdev, S., Wang, Q., Billington, C. J., Connett, J. E., Ahmed, L., Inabnet, W., Chua, S., Ikramuddin, S. & Korner, J., May 1 2016, In : Obesity Surgery. 26, 5, p. 957-965 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Bile Acids and Salts
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Fibroblast Growth Factors
Area Under Curve
4 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation of a prediabetes identification algorithm for overweight and obese Veterans

Moin, T., Damschroder, L. J., Youles, B., Makki, F., Billington, C., Yancy, W., Maciejewski, M. L., Kinsinger, L. S., Weinreb, J. E., Steinle, N. & Richardson, C. R., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. 53, 6, p. 853-862 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Prediabetic State
Veterans
Veterans Health
United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Referral and Consultation
13 Citations (Scopus)

Meal replacements followed by topiramate for the treatment of adolescent severe obesity: A pilot randomized controlled trial

Fox, C. K., Kaizer, A. M., Rudser, K. D., Nathan, B. M., Gross, A. C., Sunni, M., Jennifer Abuzzahab, M., Schwartz, B. L., Kumar, S., Petryk, A., Billington, C. J., Ryder, J. R. & Kelly, A. S., Dec 1 2016, In : Obesity. 24, 12, p. 2553-2561 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morbid Obesity
Pediatric Obesity
Meals
Body Mass Index
Randomized Controlled Trials
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bariatric Surgery and Diabetes

Ikramuddin, S., Korner, J., Lee, W. J., Connett, J. E., Inabnet, W. B., Billington, C. J., Thomas, A. J., Leslie, D. B., Chong, K., Jeffery, R. W., Ahmed, L., Vella, A., Chuang, L. M., Bessler, M., Sarr, M. G., Swain, J. M., Laqua, P., Jensen, M. D. & Bantle, J. P., Feb 1 2015, In : Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics. 17, p. S76-S79

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

18 Citations (Scopus)

Implementation and evaluation of the VA DPP clinical demonstration: Protocol for a multi-site non-randomized hybrid effectiveness-implementation type III trial

Damschroder, L. J., Moin, T., Datta, S. K., Reardon, C. M., Steinle, N., Weinreb, J., Billington, C. J., Maciejewski, M. L., Yancy, W. S., Hughes, M., Makki, F. & Richardson, C. R., May 12 2015, In : Implementation Science. 10, 1, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterans
Clinical Protocols
Weights and Measures
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Cost-Benefit Analysis
24 Citations (Scopus)

Preserved insulin secretory capacity and weight loss are the predominant predictors of glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes randomized to roux-en-y gastric bypass

Nguyen, K. T., Billington, C. J., Vella, A., Wang, Q., Ahmed, L., Bantle, J. P., Bessler, M., Connett, J. E., Inabnet, W. B., Thomas, A., Ikramuddin, S. & Korner, J., Sep 1 2015, In : Diabetes. 64, 9, p. 3104-3110 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Weight Loss
Insulin
Life Style
17 Citations (Scopus)

Promotion of wakefulness and energy expenditure by orexin-a in the ventrolateral preoptic area

Mavanji, V., Perez-Leighton, C. E., Kotz, C. M., Billington, C. J., Parthasarathy, S., Sinton, C. M. & Teske, J. A., Jan 1 2015, In : Sleep. 38, 9, p. 1361-1370 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preoptic Area
Wakefulness
Energy Metabolism
Sleep
Orexins
20 Citations (Scopus)

Role of orexin A signaling in dietary palmitic acid-activated microglial cells

Duffy, C. M., Yuan, C., Wisdorf, L. E., Billington, C. J., Kotz, C. M., Nixon, J. P. & Butterick, T. A., Oct 8 2015, In : Neuroscience Letters. 606, p. 140-144 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palmitic Acid
Microglia
Orexin Receptors
Inflammation
Interleukin-6
90 Citations (Scopus)

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for diabetes (the Diabetes Surgery Study): 2-year outcomes of a 5-year, randomised, controlled trial

Ikramuddin, S., Billington, C. J., Lee, W. J., Bantle, J. P., Thomas, A. J., Connett, J. E., Leslie, D. B., Inabnet, W. B., Jeffery, R. W., Chong, K., Chuang, L. M., Sarr, M. G., Jensen, M. D., Vella, A., Ahmed, L., Belani, K., Schone, J. L., Olofson, A. E., Bainbridge, H. A., Laqua, P. S. & 2 others, Wang, Q. & Korner, J., Jun 1 2015, In : The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology. 3, 6, p. 413-422 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Life Style
Randomized Controlled Trials
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Malnutrition
35 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep disorders, obesity, and aging: The role of orexin

Nixon, J. P., Mavanji, V., Butterick, T. A., Billington, C. J., Kotz, C. M. & Teske, J. A., Mar 1 2015, In : Ageing Research Reviews. 20, p. 63-73 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sleep
Obesity
Aging of materials
Narcolepsy
Rodentia
33 Citations (Scopus)

Sustained Weight Loss with Vagal Nerve Blockade but Not with Sham: 18-Month Results of the ReCharge Trial

Shikora, S. A., Wolfe, B. M., Apovian, C. M., Anvari, M., Sarwer, D. B., Gibbons, R. D., Ikramuddin, S., Miller, C. J., Knudson, M. B., Tweden, K. S., Sarr, M. G. & Billington, C. J., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Obesity. 2015, 365604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nerve Block
Weight Loss
Therapeutics
Weights and Measures
Heartburn
2014
92 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of reversible intermittent intra-abdominal vagal nerve blockade on morbid obesity: The ReCharge randomized clinical trial

Ikramuddin, S., Blackstone, R. P., Brancatisano, A., Toouli, J., Shah, S. N., Wolfe, B. M., Fujioka, K., Maher, J. W., Swain, J., Que, F. G., Morton, J. M., Leslie, D. B., Brancatisano, R., Kow, L., O'Rourke, R. W., Deveney, C., Takata, M., Miller, C. J., Knudson, M. B., Tweden, K. S. & 3 others, Shikora, S. A., Sarr, M. G. & Billington, C. J., Sep 3 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 9, p. 915-922 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Morbid Obesity
Nerve Block
Weight Loss
Randomized Controlled Trials
Equipment and Supplies
35 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise reduces diet-induced cognitive decline and increases hippocampal brain-derived neurotrophic factor in CA3 neurons

Noble, E. E., Mavanji, V., Little, M. R., Billington, C. J., Kotz, C. M. & Wang, C., Jan 1 2014, In : Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 114, p. 40-50 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
Diet
Neurons
High Fat Diet
Running
20 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms underlying obesity resistance associated with high spontaneous physical activity

Teske, J. A., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Jan 3 2014, In : Neuroscience. 256, p. 91-100 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Substantia Nigra
Arousal
Running
Lateral Hypothalamic Area
16 Citations (Scopus)

Methodological considerations for measuring spontaneous physical activity in rodents

Teske, J. A., Perez-Leighton, C. E., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., May 15 2014, In : American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 306, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rodentia
Acclimatization
Principal Component Analysis
17 Citations (Scopus)

Orexin modulation of adipose tissue

Perez-Leighton, C. E., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Mar 1 2014, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease. 1842, 3, p. 440-445 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Adipose Tissue
White Adipose Tissue
Brown Adipose Tissue
Neuropeptides
Peptide Receptors
36 Citations (Scopus)
Ventromedial Hypothalamic Nucleus
Oxytocin
Energy Metabolism
Eating
Oxytocin Receptors
6 Citations (Scopus)

Role of spontaneous physical activity in prediction of susceptibility to activity based anorexia in male and female rats

Perez-Leighton, C. E., Grace, M., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Aug 12 2014, In : Physiology and Behavior. 135, p. 104-111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anorexia Nervosa
Anorexia
Weight Loss
Rodentia
Body Weight
7 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a caspase multiplexing assay to determine apoptosis in a hypothalamic cell model

Butterick, T. A., Duffy, C. M., Lee, R. E., Billington, C. J., Kotz, C. M. & Nixon, J. P., Apr 16 2014, In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 86, e51305.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palmitic Acid
Cell death
Caspases
Multiplexing
Caspase 7
2013
21 Citations (Scopus)

High and low activity rats: Elevated intrinsic physical activity drives resistance to diet-induced obesity in non-bred rats

Perez-Leighton, C. E., Boland, K., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Feb 1 2013, In : Obesity. 21, 2, p. 353-360 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Diet
Energy Metabolism
Sprague Dawley Rats
High Fat Diet
1 Citation (Scopus)

Opioids

Gosnell, B. A., Kotz, C. M., Billington, C. J. & Levine, A. S., Aug 29 2013, Handbook of Biologically Active Peptides. Elsevier Inc., p. 1149-1153 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Opioid Analgesics
15 Citations (Scopus)

Orexin: Pathways to obesity resistance?

Butterick, T. A., Billington, C. J., Kotz, C. M. & Nixon, J. P., Dec 1 2013, In : Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders. 14, 4, p. 357-364 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Obesity
Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1
Thermogenesis
Neuropeptides
Rodentia
22 Citations (Scopus)
Sleep Deprivation
Noise
Sleep
Obesity
Eating
22 Citations (Scopus)

Partial sleep deprivation by environmental noise increases food intake and body weight in obesity-resistant rats

Mavanji, V., Teske, J. A., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Jul 1 2013, In : Obesity. 21, 7, p. 1396-1405 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Deprivation
Noise
Sleep
Obesity
Eating
11 Citations (Scopus)

Role of orexin receptors in obesity: From cellular to behavioral evidence

Perez-Leighton, C. E., Butterick-Peterson, T. A., Billington, C. J. & Kotz, C. M., Feb 1 2013, In : International Journal of Obesity. 37, 2, p. 167-174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Orexin Receptors
Obesity
Homeostasis
Brain
Physiological Phenomena
15 Citations (Scopus)
Locus Coeruleus
Obesity
Orexin Receptors
Sprague Dawley Rats
Adiposity
415 Citations (Scopus)

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass vs intensive medical management for the control of type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia: The diabetes surgery study randomized clinical trial

Ikramuddin, S., Korner, J., Lee, W. J., Connett, J. E., Inabnet, W. B., Billington, C. J., Thomas, A. J., Leslie, D. B., Chong, K., Jeffery, R. W., Ahmed, L., Vella, A., Chuang, L. M., Bessler, M., Sarr, M. G., Swain, J. M., Laqua, P., Jensen, M. D. & Bantle, J. P., Jun 10 2013, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 309, 21, p. 2240-2249 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastric Bypass
Hyperlipidemias
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Life Style
Randomized Controlled Trials
38 Citations (Scopus)

Vagal blocking improves glycemic control and elevated blood pressure in obese subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Shikora, S., Toouli, J., Herrera, M. F., Kulseng, B., Zulewski, H., Brancatisano, R., Kow, L., Pantoja, J. P., Johnsen, G., Brancatisano, A., Tweden, K. S., Knudson, M. B. & Billington, C. J., Sep 3 2013, In : Journal of Obesity. 2013, 245683.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Weight Loss
Blood Pressure
Equipment and Supplies
Feasibility Studies
2012
31 Citations (Scopus)
Orexin Receptors
Lateral Hypothalamic Area
Obesity
Diet
Gene Expression
53 Citations (Scopus)

Brain orexin promotes obesity resistance

Kotz, C. M., Nixon, J., Butterick, T., Perez-Leighton, C., Teske, J. & Billington, C. J., Jan 1 2012, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1264, 1, p. 72-86 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuropeptides
Brain
Obesity
Chemical activation
Fats
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of butorphanol on feeding and neuropeptide y in the rat

Mitra, A. K., Kotz, C. M., Kim, E. M., Grace, M. K., Kuskowski, M. A., Billington, C. J. & Levine, A. S., Jan 1 2012, In : Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior. 100, 3, p. 575-580 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Butorphanol
Neuropeptides
Rats
Leptin
Gene expression
67 Citations (Scopus)

Exenatide as a weight-loss therapy in extreme pediatric obesity: A randomized, controlled pilot study

Kelly, A. S., Metzig, A. M., Rudser, K. D., Fitch, A. K., Fox, C. K., Nathan, B. M., M. Deering, M., Schwartz, B. L., Abuzzahab, M. J., Gandrud, L. M., Moran, A., Billington, C. J. & Schwarzenberg, S. J., Feb 1 2012, In : Obesity. 20, 2, p. 364-370 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Weight Loss
Obesity
Confidence Intervals
Glucose Tolerance Test