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1. (WO2018089602) THERAPEUTIC FOR THE PREVENTION AND/OR TREATMENT OF WEIGHT GAIN AND/OR DIABETES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/089602    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/060809
Publication Date: Fri May 18 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Nov 10 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A61K 35/12
A61K 35/56
A61K 35/74
Applicants: BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Inventors: BRITTON, Robert Allen
TOMARO-DUCHESNEAU, Catherine
Title: THERAPEUTIC FOR THE PREVENTION AND/OR TREATMENT OF WEIGHT GAIN AND/OR DIABETES
Abstract:
Embodiments of the disclosure encompass compositions and methods for the treatment of medical conditions in which increases in GLP-1 are beneficial to an individual. In specific embodiments, the disclosure concerns certain peptides that are capable of inducing GLP-1 production in an individual with a medical condition, such as type II diabetes or obesity. In other cases, an individual is not obese or overweight but is provided the peptide in an effort to reduce weight from fat.