Patent Number: 7,825,091

Title: Modification of feeding behaviour

Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions and methods for use in the prevention or treatment of excess weight in a mammal. The compositions comprise oxyntomodulin which is shown to reduce food intake and/or increase energy expenditure.

Inventors: Bloom; Stephen Robert (Hampstead, GB), Ghatei; Mohammad Ali (Ruislip, GB), Small; Caroline Jane (London, GB), Dakin; Catherine Louise (London, GB)

Assignee: Imperial Innovations Limited

International Classification: A61K 38/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00