Obesity: Novel Mechanisms of Body Weight Regulation

OR08-1

Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonism Counters Metabolic Dysfunctions Induced By High Fat Diet in Mice, Through Active Browning of Adipose Tissue
Andrea Armani, Vincenzo Marzolla, Francesca Cinti, James Morgan, Greg Cranston, Antonella Antelmi, Giulia Carpinelli, Rossella Canese, Carmelo Quarta, Uberto Pagotto, Giuseppe Rosano, Saverio Cinti, Andrea Fabbri, Morag Jennifer Young and Massimiliano Caprio

OR08-2

A Population of Nkx2-1 Neurons in the Ventromedial Hypothalamus (VMH) Mediates Sex-Specific Obesity and Sedentary Behavior in Mice
Stephanie M Correa, David W Newstrom, Clement C Cheung, James Philip Warne, Pierre Flandin, Andrew A Pierce, Allison Xu, John L Rubenstein and Holly A Ingraham

OR08-5

SRA Gene Knockout Protects Against Diet-Induced Obesity and Improves Glucose Tolerance
Shannon Liu, Hongzhi Miao, Liang Sheng, Thomas L Saunders, Ormond A MacDougald, Ronald J Koenig and Bin Xu

OR08-6

Encapsulated Thermogenic and Appetite Suppressing Fibroblasts Attenuate Weight Gain in Mice
David Joel DiSilvestro, Ouliana Ziouzenkova and Kichoon Lee