Ariane Gauthier

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We investigated the effects of peripheral injection of sauvagine, a CRF2>CRF1 receptor (corticotropin-releasing factor) agonist compared with CRF, on two sets of tonic colorectal distension (CRDs 30, 40, 50 mmHg, 3-min on/off)-induced visceromotor response (VMR) measured as area under the curve (AUC) of abdominal muscle contraction in conscious female rats.(More)
PK 8165, a new quinoline derivative, has a good affinity for brain type benzodiazepine binding sites and an anticonflict activity in the Vogel Test. However, contrarily to classical benzodiazepines (BZ) this compound is devoid of anticonvulsant and sedative properties. As biochemical studies suggested that PK 8165 is a partial agonist for BZ receptors, its(More)
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