Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome



J Korean Soc Study Obes 1999; 8(4): 174-180

Published online December 1, 1999

Copyright © Korean Society for the Study of Obesity.

Capsaicin-sensitive Area in the Rostral Ventro-lateral Medulla Mediates Thermogenesis Induced by Systemic Administration of Capsaicin

Tai-Hee Lee,Thoshimasa Osaka1,Shuji Inoue1

Departments of Internal medicine, Chonnam National University, Medical School, Kwangju, Korea, National Insitute of Health and Nutrition, ToKyo, Japan1


Keywords: Capsaicin, Thermogenesis, Rostal Ventro-Iateral Medulla (RVLM)