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Marsupial mice, Antechinus stuartii, were given intraperitoneal (ip) injections of 1-30 micrograms of Val5-angiotensin II amide to determine whether it had any effect on thirst. Drinking in the first hour after injection and measured water intake over 2 and 24 hr were not substantially increased compared with controls. Intraperitoneal injection of sheep(More)
We report a search for the anomalous production of events with multiple charged leptons in pp[over] collisions at sqrt[s]=1.96 TeV using a data sample corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 346 pb(-1) collected by the CDF II detector at the Fermilab Tevatron. The search is divided into three-lepton and four-or-more-lepton data samples. We observe six(More)
Plasma renin activity (PRA) and blood aldosterone and deoxycorticosterone levels were measured in Australian lungfish. Plasma renin activity was depressed after intravenous infusions of iso-osmotic (0-6%) NaCl but not after hypo-osmotic (0-3%) infusions. The presence of PRA in this fish is consistent with prior reports of renal renin activity in other(More)
A survey of 121 male volunteers who were questioned regarding their attitudes to q'at (Khat or Catha edulis) is presented. This preceded a dental examination that revealed a low caries rate, an inverse relationship between periodontal pocket depth and the chewing side, and evidence of temporomandibular joint dysfunction. Keratosis of the buccal(More)
BACKGROUND Few studies have examined the effect of alcohol consumption on total homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations. AIM To assess the effect of an 8-week intervention with vodka or red wine on plasma tHcy and B vitamin concentrations in healthy male volunteers. To assess the effect on tHcy according to methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677C>T(More)
Sheep with guide tubes implanted over the brain lateral ventricles, in order to facilitate episodic sampling of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), were used to determine the effects of increasing cranial blood osmolality or electroconvulsive shock (ECS) on the permeability of the blood-brain barrier (BBB) to zinc. Zinc acetate solution (1 mg Zn/ml) was infused(More)
Sheep were depleted of water by restricting water intake to 500 ml/day for 7-9 days and were then rehydrated by three treatments: voluntary intake of water, administration of water by tube into the stomach, or voluntary intake of 0.9% NaCl solution (saline). The volumes of fluids drunk within 2-3 min, or administered by tube, were approximately equal to the(More)
Restriction of the water intake of sheep to 0.5 1/day for 7-9 days increases plasma arginine vasopressin (pAVP), and voluntary rehydration causes a rapid fall in pAVP with no change in plasma osmolality. The extent of that inhibition of AVP release was assessed by comparing the decline of pAVP after drinking with pAVP disappearance curves obtained in the(More)