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  • n. A polypeptide hormone found to suppress appetite.


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  • OXM-transformed B. longum reduces food intake, body weight and plasma lipid level in overweight mice by oral administration. oxyntomodulin (OXM); transformation;

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  • Researchers are studying other hormones that may play a part in inhibiting appetite, including glucagon-like peptide-1 (GPL-1), oxyntomodulin (+), and pancreatic polypeptide

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  • In the investigational stages is an injectable hormone with some favorable preliminary results for weight loss: A team from Imperial College say the four-week trial suggested oxyntomodulin



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