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Short Sleep Duration Is Associated with Reduced Leptin, Elevated Ghrelin, and Increased Body Mass Index

  • Shahrad Taheri,

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

    ¤Current address: Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Integrative Neuroscience and Endocrinology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

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  • Ling Lin,

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

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  • Diane Austin,

    Affiliation: Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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  • Terry Young,

    Affiliation: Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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  • Emmanuel Mignot mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: mignot@stanford.edu

    Affiliation: Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

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  • Published: December 07, 2004
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0010062

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