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Fig. 6 | Biology of Sex Differences

Fig. 6

From: Corticotropin-releasing factor overexpression in mice abrogates sex differences in body weight, visceral fat, and food intake response to a fast and alters levels of feeding regulatory hormones

Fig. 6

Hypothalamic transcript levels of NPY (a), POMC (b), and leptin receptor (c) in male and female CRF-OE mice and WT littermates under basal or fasted conditions detected by quantitative real-time PCR. The number of mice/group is indicated in each bar. Data are mean ± SEM, n = 4–5/group. *P < 0.05 vs. non-fasted WT mice

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