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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:plasma leptin analysis
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Definition:Any method by which the level or concentration of leptin in a sample of plasma is measured. Leptin is secreted by white adipocytes and enterocytes. It plays a major role in the regulation of energy homeostasis
Synonyms:exact_synonym: plasma LEP analysis

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  measurement method 2368
    ex vivo method 1236
      ex vivo biological fluid analysis 305
        ex vivo blood analysis 250
          blood hormone analysis 2
            blood leptin analysis 0
              plasma leptin analysis 0
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