High fat diet and body weight have different effects on cannabinoid CB1 receptor expression in rat nodose ganglia

It has been already established that specific bidirectional, hormonal and neuronal pathways exist between the central nervous system (CNS) and the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, and adipose tissue, regulating numerous physiological mechanisms, energy balance included (1, 2). Being mainly in charge of these communication pathways, the vagal nerve allows different enteric structures to be in …

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