Ghrelin: Volume 514

Ghrelin: Volume 514

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This new volume of Methods in Enzymology continues the legacy of this premier serial by containing quality chapters authored by leaders in the field. The volume covers ghrelin, and has chapters on such topics as orphan gpcrs and methods for identifying their ligands, ghrelin o-acyltransferase assays and inhibition, and thermogenic characterization of ghrelin receptor null mice.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 512 pages
  • 154 x 230 x 24mm | 821g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0123812720
  • 9780123812728

Table of contents

History of GHS and ghrelin

History To The Discovery Of Ghrelin
Orphan Gpcrs And Methods For Identifying Their Ligands
Purification Of Rat And Human Ghrelins
Variety of Acyl Modifications in Mammalian Ghrelins
Determination Of Non-Mammalian Ghrelin
Molecular forms of ghrelin and Measuring of the concentrations

Morphological Analysis Of Ghrelin Neurons In The Hypothalamus
High-Performance Liquid Chromatography Analysis Of Hypothalamic Ghrelin
Standard Sample Collections For Blood Ghrelin Measurements
Enzymes for processing of ghrelin

From Ghrelin to Ghrelin's O Acyl Transferase
Enzymatic Characterization Of Goat, Ghrelin O-Acyltransferase
The Study Of Ghrelin Deacylation Enzymes
Synthesis of ghrelin agonists and antagonists

Synthesisï  Of Ghrelin:Chemical Synthesis And Semi-Synthesis For Large-Scale Preparation Of Modified Peptides
Ghrelin O-Acyltransferase Assays And Inhibition
Action of ghrelin

Model-Based Evaluation Of Growth Hormone Secretion
Ghrelin In The Control Of Energy, Lipid And Glucose Metabolism
Ghrelin And The Vagus Nerve
Measurement of amp-activated protein kinase (ampk) activity and expression In response to ghrelin
Ghrelin And Gastrointestinal Movement
Ghrelin Acylation By Ingestion Of Medium-Chain Fatty Acids
Islet ss-cell Ghrelin Signaling For Inhibition Of Insulin Secretion
Rikkunshito As A Ghrelin Enhancer
Tg and KO mice of ghrelin

Thermogenic Characterization Of Ghrelin Receptor Null Mice
Transgenic Mice Over-Expressing Ghrelin Or Ghrelin Analog
Clinical application of ghrelin

Therapeutic Potential Of Ghrelin In Restricting-Type Anorexia Nervosa
Clinical Application Of Ghrelin For Chronic Respiratory Diseases
Clinical Trial Of Ghrelin Synthesis Administration For Upper Gi Surgery
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