Cigarette smoking may reduce plasma leptin concentration via catecholamines
Journal : Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids , vol. 73 , p. 43–49–7 , 2005
International Standard Numbers
Printed : 0952-3278
Electronic : 1532-2823
Publication type : Academic article
Issue : 1
DOI : doi.org/10.1016/j.plefa.2005.0...
If you have questions about the publication, you may contact Nofima’s Chief Librarian.
Conclusion: Cigarette smoking reduced plasma leptin concentration in vivo, whereas nicotine had no direct effect on leptin expression in vitro. Nicotine might indirectly reduce leptin secretion via enhanced plasma catecholamine concentration. (c) 2005 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.