Articles by author - Hiroshi Itoh

Distribution of ghrelin-producing cells in stomach and the effects of ghrelin administration in the house musk shrew (Suncus murinus).

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the distribution of ghrelin, an important appetite regulatory factor related to obesity, in the stomach of Suncu.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF

FGF21 is dispensable for hypothermia induced by fasting in mice.

BACKGROUND: Fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21) is a key metabolic regulator that is induced by peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF