Brain-gut interactions in obesity [electronic resource] : part 1 of 2 / Weihong Pan.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Blood-brain barrier : understanding the regulatory gatekeeper between brain and body: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2019Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (33 min.) : color, sound)Other title: Brain-gut interactions in obesity. Part 1Subject(s): Biological transport | Blood-brain barrier | Leptin | Obesity | Biological Transport | Blood-Brain Barrier -- metabolism | Brain -- metabolism | Circumventricular Organs | Feeding Behavior -- Physiology | Leptin -- metabolism | Obesity -- metabolism | Obesity -- physiology | Peptides -- metabolism | UrocortinsOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration.
Title from title frames.
Contents: Blood-brain barrier (BBB) permeation of ingestive peptides -- Leptin as a major example -- Receptor-mediated transport -- Modulation by feeding status -- Activation of other systems such as that of urocortin -- Multi-modality, including specific transport and simple diffusion -- Direct actions and generation of secondary mediators at the level of BBB endothelia -- The BBB, BCSFB, and circumventricular organs (CVOs).
Access restricted to subscribers.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.