This section covers all aspects of neonatal and fetal health, disease, treatment, and outcomes.
Cortisol, leptin and free leptin index (FLI) in newborns in the first days of life and their importance for body weight programming
Birth weight and leptin seem to be the factors responsible for early programming of body weight in later life. A marker for leptin action is free leptin index (FLI), which depends on soluble leptin receptor (O...
Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2019 45:141