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Leptin and nerve growth factor regulate adipose tissue

Nature Medicinevolume 2page130 (1996) | Download Citation

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  1. Dipartimento di Farmacologia LITA, Polo di Vialba, Ospedale L. Sacco Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Università di Milano, Via Vanvitelli, 32, 20129, Milano, Italy

    • Enzo Nisoli
    • , Cristina Tonello
    • , Luca Briscini
    • , Riccardo Flaim
    •  & Michele O. Carruba

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