Poststarvation hyperphagia and body fat overshooting humans: a role for feedback signals from lean and fat tissues

Authors:Dulloo, A. G., Jacquet, J. and Girardier, L.
Critical re-analysis of Minnesota Starvation data that show both the depletion of fat-free mass and fat mass separately trigger hyperphagia (excessive eating, or extreme hunger) in post-starvation subjects.