More than an anticoagulant; heparin also promotes appetite in mice
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More than an anticoagulant; heparin also promotes appetite in mice

Naturally-produced heparin is well-known for its role as an anticoagulant. Heparin is also widely used as a medication to prevent blood clotting. “In addition to its role as an anticoagulant, naturally-produced heparin has been known to affect other biological functions. In this study, we are among the first groups to investigated heparin’s potential role in … Continue reading