Martha Bock

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Antipyretic properties have been ascribed to arginine vasopressin (AVP), and the site where its antipyretic effects are mediated in the brain was identified as the ventrolateral septum of the limbic system. In guinea pigs, the majority of AVP projections to the septum originate from parvocellular neurons of the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus (PVN).(More)
While many studies have focused on the detrimental effects of advanced maternal age and harmful prenatal environments on progeny, little is known about the role of beneficial non-Mendelian maternal inheritance on aging. Here, we report the effects of maternal age and maternal caloric restriction (CR) on the life span and health span of offspring for a(More)
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