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Corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF), a primary mediator of stress responses, produces changes in the gastrointestinal tract identical to those induced by stress. CRF is tenfold more potent in females than in males, but gonadectomy reverses this difference. We postulated that positive modulators of CRF, such as oxytocin (OT) and vasopressin (AVP), may act(More)
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