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Interleukin-1 reduces food intake and body weight in rat by acting in the arcuate hypothalamus

Chaskiel L, Bristow AD, Bluthé RM, Dantzer R, Blomqvist A, Konsman JP (2019) Interleukin-1 reduces food intake and body weight in rat by acting in the arcuate hypothalamus. Brain Behav Immun 81:560-573. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2019.07.017

Summary: The authors tested the hypothesis that IL-1R1 expressing cells in the ARH mediate IL-1β and/or LPS-induced hypophagia in the rat.

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