DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CARTPT and obesity

CARTPT [ENSP00000296777]

Cocaine- and amphetamine-regulated transcript protein; Satiety factor closely associated with the actions of leptin and neuropeptide y; this anorectic peptide inhibits both normal and starvation-induced feeding and completely blocks the feeding response induced by neuropeptide Y and regulated by leptin in the hypothalamus. It promotes neuronal development and survival in vitro.

Synonyms:  CARTPT,  Q16568,  CART,  Q16568p,  hQ16568 ...

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