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International Journal of Peptides
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 287457, 13 pages
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Review Article

Leptin in Anorexia and Cachexia Syndrome

1Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
2Baylor College of Medicine, 2002 Holcombe Boulevored, Building 109, Room 210, Houston, TX 77030, USA
3Division of Diabetes, Department of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, St Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
4Huffington Center of Aging, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA

Received 22 August 2011; Revised 25 October 2011; Accepted 28 October 2011

Academic Editor: Lloyd D. Fricker

Copyright © 2012 Diana R. Engineer and Jose M. Garcia. 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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