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  1. SNT Gatchaman

    FGF21 induces PGC-1⍺ and regulates carbohydrate and fatty acid metabolism during the adaptive starvation response (Potthoff et al, 2009)

    FGF21 induces PGC-1⍺ and regulates carbohydrate and fatty acid metabolism during the adaptive starvation response Matthew J. Potthoff, Takeshi Inagaki, Santhosh Satapati, Xunshan Ding, Tianteng He, Regina Goetz, Moosa Mohammadi, Brian N. Finck, David J. Mangelsdorf, Steven A. Kliewer, Shawn C...
  2. SNT Gatchaman

    Going Back to the Biology of FGF21: New Insights (Lewis et al, 2019)

    Going Back to the Biology of FGF21: New Insights Jo E. Lewis, Francis J.P. Ebling, Ricardo J. Samms, Kostas Tsintzas Fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21) is a protein highly synthesized in the liver that exerts paracrine and endocrine control of many aspects of energy homeostasis in multiple...
  3. SNT Gatchaman

    Understanding the Physiology of FGF21 (Fisher and Maratos-Flier, 2015)

    Understanding the Physiology of FGF21 Ffolliott Martin Fisher and Eleftheria Maratos-Flier Fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21) is a peptide hormone that is synthesized by several organs and regulates energy homeostasis. Excitement surrounding this relatively recently identified hormone is based...
  4. WantedAlive

    RED-S Syndrome, does it share ME/CFS metabolic Aetiology?

    It has been documented that overtraining athletes can get ME/CFS. This has always perplexed me, perhaps this might be mistaken for RED-S Syndrome, but looking deeper might there be some common aetiology in both syndromes? RED-S (Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport) is attributed to energy...
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