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Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT2C Medicine & Life Sciences
Obesity Medicine & Life Sciences
Appetite Medicine & Life Sciences
Neurons Medicine & Life Sciences
Hypoglycemia Medicine & Life Sciences
Serotonin Medicine & Life Sciences
Pro-Opiomelanocortin Medicine & Life Sciences
Cholecystokinin Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1997 2018

  • 1635 Citations
  • 35 Article
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Literature review
  • 1 Review article
8 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Bace1-dependent amyloid processing regulates hypothalamic leptin sensitivity in obese mice

Meakin, P. J., Jalicy, S. M., Montagut, G., Allsop, D. J. P., Cavellini, D. L., Irvine, S. W., McGinley, C., Liddell, M. K., McNeilly, A. D., Parmionova, K., Liu, Y-R., Bailey, C. L. S., Dale, J. K., Heisler, L. K., McCrimmon, R. J. & Ashford, M. L. J., 8 Jan 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 55.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Obese Mice
9 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Molecular reductions in glucokinase activity increase counter-regulatory responses to hypoglycemia in mice and humans with diabetes

Chakera, A. J., Hurst, P. S., Spyer, G., Ogunnowo-Bada, E. O., Marsh, W. J., Riches, C. H., Yueh, C-Y., Markkula, S. P., Dalley, J. W., Cox, R. D., Macdonald, I. A., Amiel, S. A., MacLeod, K. M., Heisler, L. K., Hattersley, A. T. & Evans, M. L., Nov 2018, In : Molecular Metabolism. 17, p. 17-27 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Nucleus of the Solitary Tract Serotonin 5-HT2C Receptors Modulate Food Intake

d'Agostino, G., Lyons, D., Cristiano, C., Lettieri, M., Olarte-Sanchez, C., Burke, L. K., Greenwald-Yarnell, M., Cansell, C., Doslikova, B., Georgescu, T., Blanco Martinez de Morentin, P., Myers Jr., M. G., Rochford, J. J. & Heisler, L., 2 Oct 2018, In : Cell Metabolism. 28, 4, p. 619.-630.e5 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT2C
Solitary Nucleus
5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Specific Subpopulations of Hypothalamic Leptin Receptor-Expressing Neurons Mediate the Effects of Early Developmental Leptin Receptor Deletion on Energy Balance

Rupp, A. C., Allison, M. B., Jones, J. C., Patterson, C. M., Faber, C. L., Bozadjieva, N., Heisler, L. K., Seeley, R. J., Olson, D. P. & Myers Jr., M. G., Aug 2018, In : Molecular Metabolism. 14, p. 130-138 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Leptin Receptors
Arcuate Nucleus of Hypothalamus
30 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Activation of Serotonin 2C Receptors in Dopamine Neurons Inhibits Binge-like Eating in Mice

Xu, P., He, Y., Cao, X., Valencia-Torres, L., Yan, X., Saito, K., Wang, C., Yang, Y., Hinton Jr., A., Zhu, L., Shu, G., Myers Jr., M. G., Wu, Q., Tong, Q., Heisler, L. K. & Xu, Y., 1 May 2017, In : Biological Psychiatry. 81, 9, p. 737-747 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT2C
Dopaminergic Neurons
Feeding Behavior


Fellow of Royal Society of Edinburgh

Lora Heisler (Recipient), 7 Mar 2016

Prize: Election to learned society