Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in obesity

ob0003ou11 | Plenary: Is there a future for bariatric surgery in the NHS? | OU2021

New developments in appetite research

Murphy Kevin

Obesity and related co-morbidities are major global public health issues, and thus the focus of significant research effort. Recent research using cutting edge techniques including optogenetics and chemogenetics has made major new discoveries regarding the systems that control food intake. We are beginning to understand that peripheral hormonal and neural systems that communicate macronutrient ingestion and wider nutritional state to the centres in the brain that regulate appe...