Filter Results
clear

By Category

By Common Name

clear

By Species

clear

By Brand

Leptin/OB: Products

Leptin, also known as OB, is a polypeptide hormone that regulates adipose tissue mass and energy balance. In mice (ob/ob) and humans, inactivating mutations of the OB gene can cause obesity. Leptin signals through the transmembrane Leptin R in the hypothalamus but can also bind shorter and soluble forms of Leptin R which do not signal. Adipocytes increase Leptin expression as cell size increases, resulting in depressed appetite and increased energy expenditure. Low Leptin levels prompt increased appetite and decreased energy expenditure. Leptin can also block the onset of puberty or menses during starvation, extreme exercise-induced weight loss, anorexia, or cancer-induced cachexia.

Showing 1-8 out of 8 Leptin/OB Products

page of 1
Results Per Page
DescriptionApplicationCat#CitationsImages 
ARY00740  
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY022B1  
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY028 
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY01512  
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY0134  
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY026 
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY024 
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
ARY016 
View Sizes & Prices
Catalog# Size Price Stock Quantity
Loading Information....
page of 1
Results Per Page