Links to publications that use this kit:
Pereira-da-Silva et al. Melanin-concentrating hormone induces insulin resistance through a mechanism independent of body weight gain J Endocrinol. 2005 Jul;186(1):193-201.
Kappeler et al. Plasma and Hypothalamic Peptide-Hormone Levels Regulating Somatotroph Function and Energy Balance in Fed and Fasted States: A Comparative Study in Four Strains of Rats J Neuroendocrinol. 2004 Dec;16(12):980-8.
Elliott et al. Increases in melanin-concentrating hormone and MCH receptor levels in the hypothalamus of dietary-obese rats.Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 2004 Sep 28;128(2):150-9.
Pereira-da-Silva et al. Hypothalamic melanin-concentrating hormone is induced by cold exposure and participates in the control of energy expenditure in rats.Endocrinology. 2003 Nov;144(11):4831-40.