anorexigenic


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causing loss of appetite

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This anorexigenic neuropeptide has a plausible biological role in the regulation of food intake and energy balance, and numerous studies have demonstrated that the SNPs in POMC gene linkage with obesity-related traits.
If there is a drop in leptin levels in the blood, the ARN is stimulated to release orexigenic NPY, agouti-related peptide (AgrP), and GABA along with an inhibition of anorexigenic [alpha]-MSH (Kalra et al.
AN AGENT WITH LIPID-LOWERING, ANTIHYPERTENSIVE, POSITIVE INOTROPIC, NEGATIVE CHRONOTROPIC, VASODILATING, DIURETIC, ANOREXIGENIC, WEIGHT-REDUCING, CATHARTIC, HYPOGLYCEMIC, TRANQUILIZING, HYPNOTIC, AND ANTIDEPRESSIVE QUALITIES (January 1, 1984) (3)
Our portfolio also includes a unique set of tripeptide based anorexigenic compounds.
The drug is an anorexigenic agent that acts on two neurotransmitter chemicals (serotonin and norepinephrine) linked to changes in mood and appetite.
For E+C products, at least synthetic E+C, the majority of the weight lost is NOT due to thermogenic mechanisms (increased calorie burning) but through anorexigenic effects: acute appetite suppression.
Presented positive advanced preclinical data for UGP281, a potent orally delivered anorexigenic peptide; and
Fazekas JF Currents concepts in therapy: anorexigenic agents.
We now have the funds available to complete the toxicology program for UGP281, our lead proprietary anorexigenic peptide for the treatment of obesity, and subsequently prepare and file an Investigational New Drug Application with the FDA next year.
Furthermore, in anaesthetized dogs, cathinone had cardiovascular effects comparable to amphetamine (Kohli & Goldberg 1982), and anorexigenic effects in rats (Zelger & Carlini 1980).
Our unique genetic mouse models have revealed that POMC neurons are physiologically important targets of potent anorexigenic 5-HT compounds such as d-fenfluramine to suppress appetite," said Elmquist.
Thus, predominance of Y1 over Y2 receptors could cause an orexigenic instead of the expected anorexigenic action of PYY (1-36).
OTCBB: UGNE) a leader in the design, delivery, manufacture and development of peptide-based therapeutics announced today that the Company presented positive preclinical data for UGP281, its potent, orally-delivered anorexigenic peptide as a late-breaking poster presentation at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) 71st Scientific Sessions being held June 24-28 in San Diego, California.
Poster Presentation to Highlight Pre-Clinical Studies of Unigene's Novel Anorexigenic Peptide UGP281