Part I The Neuroendocrine, Hypothalamic Circuitry Regulating Hunger, Satiety, and Energy Expenditure

Leptin Receptors 3

Elizabeth C. Cottrell and Julian G. Mercer

The Role of Neuropeptide Y in Energy Homeostasis 23

Adam P. Chambers and Stephen C. Woods

The Neuroendocrine Circuitry Controlled by POMC, MSH, and AGRP .. 47

Heike Biebermann, Peter K├╝hnen, Gunnar Kleinau, and Heiko Krude

Neuropeptides Controlling Energy Balance: Orexins and Neuromedins ... 77

Joshua P. Nixon, Catherine M. Kotz, Colleen M. Novak, Charles J. Billington, and Jennifer A. Teske

The Central Insulin System and Energy Balance 111

Denovan P. Begg and Stephen C. Woods

Peripheral Signals Modifying Food Reward 131

John R.W. Menzies, Karolina P. Skibicka, Emil Egecioglu, Gareth Leng, and Suzanne L. Dickson

Part II Gastrointestinal Hormones and Factors

The Role of Ghrelin in the Control of Energy Balance 161

Henriette Kirchner, Kristy M. Heppner, and Matthias H. Tschop

Anorexigenic Effects of GLP-1 and Its Analogues 185

Baptist Gallwitz

CCK, PYY and PP: The Control of Energy Balance 209

Effects of Amylin on Eating and Adiposity 231

Thomas Alexander Lutz

Intestinal Microbiota and Obesity 251

Michael Blaut and Susanne Klaus

Part III Nutrient Sensing

Sensing of Glucose in the Brain 277

Bernard Thorens

Role of CD36 in Oral and Postoral Sensing of Lipids 295

M. Chevrot, C. Martin, P. Passilly-Degrace, and P. Besnard

Intestinal Sensing of Nutrients 309

Gwen Tolhurst, Frank Reimann, and Fiona M. Gribble

Part IV Agents Modifying Food Intake

Reuptake Inhibitors of Dopamine, Noradrenaline, and Serotonin 339

Ulrich Kintscher

5-HT2C Receptor Agonists and the Control of Appetite 349

Jason C.G. Halford and Joanne A. Harrold

Central and Peripheral Cannabinoid Receptors as Therapeutic

Targets in the Control of Food Intake and Body Weight 357

Stefan Engeli

Antiobesity Effects of Melanin-Concentrating Hormone Receptor 1 (MCH-R1) Antagonists 383

Hyae Gyeong Cheon

Appetite-Modifying Effects of Bombesin Receptor Subtype-3 Agonists ... 405

Ishita Deb Majumdar and H. Christian Weber

Weight-Reducing Side Effects of the Antiepileptic Agents

Topiramate and Zonisamide 433

J. Antel and J. Hebebrand


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