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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 530726, 6 pages
Light Modulates Leptin and Ghrelin in Sleep-Restricted Adults
Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 21 Union Street, Troy, NY 12180-3352, USA
Received 1 June 2012; Revised 24 July 2012; Accepted 25 July 2012
Academic Editor: Barry Posner
Copyright © 2012 Mariana G. Figueiro et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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