Different Responses to a High-Fat Diet in IL-6 Conditional Knockout Mice Driven by Constitutive GFAP-Cre and Synapsin 1-Cre Expression.

Affiliation

Institute of Neurosciences and Department of Cellular Biology, Physiology and Immunology, Faculty of Biosciences, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, [Email]

Abstract

Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is a major cytokine controlling body weight and metabolism, at least in part through actions in the central nervous system (CNS) from local sources.

Keywords

Body weight,GFAP-Cre,Growth hormone,High-fat diet,IL-6,Insulin,Leptin,RiboTag,Synapsin 1-Cre,