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Novel Approaches and Drugs for Obesity (International Monographs on Obesity Series)

Ann C. Sullivan

Novel Approaches and Drugs for Obesity (International Monographs on Obesity Series)

by Ann C. Sullivan

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Published by Technomic Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nutrition,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11666844M
    ISBN 100861960378
    ISBN 109780861960378

    Novel Concepts in Obesity Drug Development. Obesity is a complex metabolic and behavioural disorder associated with increased health risk, including coronary artery disease, heart failure congestive, and sudden heart death. Effective approaches for obesity prevention and treatment are needed. Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Abdominal Obesity, Second Edition focuses on the important role that exercise, dietary changes and foods play in promoting and reducing visceral fat. Nutritionists, dieticians and healthcare providers seeking to address the abdominal obesity epidemic will find this book to be a valuable resource in their long-term goal of preventing chronic diseases.

    Anti-obesity drugs: Past, present and future Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Disease Models and Mechanisms 5(5) September with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'. Preventing Obesity Using Novel Dietary Strategies. Obesity is a growing problem whose importance is reflected in the resources that are expended each year by a large section of the population on weight reduction drugs and therapies. Although numerous weight loss diets are available, there is little agreement in the scientific literature or.

      The intellectual property rights of companies that develop novel approaches to weight loss, such as mimicking the effects of exercise, should be . PURDUE UNIVERSITY DRUG DISCOVERY 5 INTRODUCTION The drug discovery process at Purdue University begins at the nano level and ends with a viable human therapy that can reduce mortality and morbidity of disease. There is a considerable effort in enhancing our portfolio of novel and innovative drug candidates to treat chronic and acute illnesses.


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Novel Approaches and Drugs for Obesity (International Monographs on Obesity Series) by Ann C. Sullivan Download PDF EPUB FB2

More novel pharmacological approaches to tackle obesity and/or its metabolic consequences, such as the tagging of oestrogen to GLP-1 or the manipulation of small peptides such as Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein-2 (IGFBP-2), are still in early development and therefore unlikely to impact on paediatric obesity management for many Cited by: Get this from a library.

Novel approaches and drugs for obesity: proceedings of a satellite symposium to the Fourth International Congress on Obesity, held in New York, USA, 3. Title:Novel Approaches to the Pharmacotherapy of Obesity VOLUME: 19 ISSUE: 27 Author(s):Ioanna Gouni-Berthold, Jens C.

Bruning and Heiner K. Berthold Affiliation:Center of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Preventive Medicine, University of Cologne, Kerpener St. 62, Cologne, Germany. Keywords:Obesity, antiobesity drugs, weight loss, body mass by: 8.

The currently available drugs, sibutramine and orlistat, appear modestly effective in promoting weight loss. However, pharmacological therapy for obesity is in transition; expanding knowledge of the physiological mechanisms of body weight regulation has revealed new molecular targets, and more than novel agents are under active by: this book.

In addition, those who participate in the assessment of novel drugs for the treatment of the MetS, i.e. the so-called ‘‘trialists,’’ may also find reading this book very interesting. The textbook consists of two sections. The first part, entitled ‘‘Review of Clinical Inves-tigative Methods,’’ is a comprehensive analysisAuthor: Amedeo Lonardo, Enrica Baldelli.

Drugs on the Horizon and Drugs Relegated to History Roland T. Jung and George A. Bray Drugs with Thermogenic Properties Arne Astrup and Søren Toubro Herbal and Alternative Approaches to Obesity Frank L. Greenway and David Heber Surgical Treatment of Obesity: An Overview and Results from the SOS Study Lars Sjo.

Practical Guide to Obesity Medicine. Book • Authors: Our evolving understanding of the complex relationships between GCs and obesity may lead to novel approaches to management of human obesity as well as development of innovative GC products for clinical applications that enhance therapeutic benefits while minimizing adverse effects.

Understanding the genetic contribution of more common forms of obesity is an area of intense recent research, with the hope that this may help to identify novel pharmacological approaches. Observationally, it is clear that some people are protected more than others against the obesogenic effects of our modern lifestyles.

In fact, twin. Novel obesity pharmacotherapies. Antiobesity drugs can be considered under two broad categories: central-acting appetite suppressants or satiety enhancers which may also have peripheral actions; and peripherally acting agents, for example orlistat, which is an inhibitor of gastric and pancreatic lipases that blocks fat absorption from the by:   This book explains why.

Understanding Obesity focuses on the causes of obesity. Ninety percent of obesity is caused by mood disorders, chronic tiredness, chronic pain, chronic gastrointestinal discomfort, or binge eating disorder.

You cannot treat obesity until you treat the cause/5(8). Books shelved as obesity: Butter by Erin Jade Lange, She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb, Heft by Liz Moore, Big Brother by Lionel Shriver, and The Middleste. Expert Opin Investig Drugs.

Jun;9(6) Novel anti-obesity drugs. Proietto J(1), Fam BC, Ainslie DA, Thorburn AW. Author information: (1)Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, ParkvilleAustralia.

[email protected] There is increasing evidence that body weight is homeostatically regulated and that in obesity this Cited by: Fenfluramine and dexfenfluramine, drugs formerly used to achieve short-term weight loss, were withdrawn from the market following concerns that they could cause heart valve damage.

Drugs to treat obesity now include orlistat (Xenical), which acts to block absorption of dietary fat in the intestine.

The prevalence of obesity in the United States and the rest of the industrialized world has skyrocketed in the past 20 years. Linked to heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, and metabolic syndrome, it is also the leading cause of osteoarthritis and the second leading cause of cancer.4/5(1).

Treatment of the Obese Patient is a timely and informative text for all health care providers challenged with helping patients manage weight. This volume includes insight into recent scientific advances in obesity research and provides the most up-to-date reviews of current treatment issues and strategies.

The volume is divided into two parts. Purchase Obesity - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNChildren, Obesity and Exercise: Prevention, Treatment, and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity By Andrew P.

Hills; Neil A. King; Nuala M. Byrne Routledge, Read preview Overview Killer Fat: Media, Medicine, and Morals in the American "Obesity Epidemic" By Natalie Boero Rutgers University Press,   Clinical trials in populations at risk of or with overt diabetes mellitus are being performed all around the world to test novel drugs and approaches to managing these diseases.

During the last decade, new methods and techniques have been introduced – and are being developed further – that facilitate monitoring of metabolism and even. The prevalence of obesity related hypertension is rising at an alarming rate.

Unfortunately, there is no specific therapy for this disease. In this context, we recently made the startling discovery that preserving nitric oxide (NO) bioavailability by increasing transport of NO substrate L-arginine prevented obesity-hypertension in mice.

In Understanding Childhood Obesity, Dr. Clinton Smith has created a comprehensive guide covering nearly every field of obesity research. He explores causes and methods of control, the body's physical and chemical make up, prevention strategies, new treatments and behavior modifications, and future research possibilities.

Achieving and Maintaining Weight Loss in Obesity: Clinical Evidence for Novel Approaches. Mean BMI Around the Globe in Men 18 and Over: The Risk for Comorbid Disease With Increasing BMI. Weight Loss, Metabolic, and Other Health Benefits.

Clinical Evidence for Novel Approaches.It examines the safety of obesity drugs and drug development strategies as well as the role of physical activity, nutrition, and nutraceutical supplements in obesity treatment and prevention. With contributions from a cadre of internationally known experts, the book covers a spectrum of essential topics related to this widespread phenomenon.Purdue University's Institute of Drug Discovery was completed in and is located at Clinic Drive West Lafayette, Indiana Our Drug Discovery facility promotes the discovery, design and development of new drugs through innovative architecture that encourages collaborations in chemistry, medicinal chemistry and biology.