This study assessed the state of melatonin MT(1) receptor coupling in sections of male rat caudal arteries by [35S]GTPgammaS binding autoradiography. The melatonin MT(1) receptor inverse agonist 4-phenyl-2-propionamidotetraline (4P-PDOT) (0.1-1 microM) significantly decreased [35S]GTPgammaS binding compared to basal, strongly suggesting the presence of… (More)
In this study we conducted investigation into the possibility of using a reduced communication scheme in several types of parabolic flows, including laminar, turbulent and transitional regimes. For this purpose an earlier developed LES solver [1, 2, 3] was extended with parallel capabilities and applied to several parabolic flow cases on different Beowulf… (More)
Tumors or chronic inflammatory lesions of the occipital condyle may cause occipital pain associated with an ipsilateral hypoglossal nerve injury (occipital condyle syndrome). We describe a young woman with recurrent otitis media and occipital condyle syndrome associated with a limited form of Wegener's disease.