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Thyroid hormone insufficiency during brain development reduces parvalbumin immunoreactivity and inhibitory function in the hippocampus.
Thyroid hormones are necessary for brain development. gamma-Amino-butyric acid (GABA)ergic interneurons comprise the bulk of local inhibitory circuitry in brain, many of which contain the calciumExpand
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Gas exchange and acid-base regulation in the blood and extraembryonic fluids of the developing chicken embryo.
Measurements of pH, PCO2, PO2 and total CO2 were recorded simultaneously in samples of chorioallantoic fluid, amnionic fluid and blood of the chorioallantoic artery from chicken embryos on days 8,Expand
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Inflammation induced by histamine, serotonin, bradykinin and compound 48-80 in the rat: antagonists and mechanisms of action.
A number of antagonists were tested for their ability to inhibit the inflammation induced by subplantar injection into the rat hindpaw of histamine, serotonin, bradykinin or compound 48/80.Expand
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The Utility of Contrast Studies and Drains in the Management of Patients after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Background: The role of routine post-operative contrast examination (UGI) and drainage of the gastrojejunostomy after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is controversial.The authors determined if earlyExpand
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Surveillance of Bulk Raw and Commercially Pasteurized Cows' Milk from Approved Irish Liquid-Milk Pasteurization Plants To Determine the Incidence of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis
ABSTRACT Over the 13-month period from October 2000 to November 2001 (inclusive), the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) carried out surveillance of Irish bulk raw (n = 389) and commerciallyExpand
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Use of bioluminescence to model the thermal inactivation of Salmonella typhimurium in the presence of a competitive microflora.
The survival of Salmonella typhimurium was investigated by bioluminescence and standard plating techniques in pure cultures and in the presence of competitors after the cultures were heated to 55Expand
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Use of a high-protein diet in the management of feline diabetes mellitus.
A study was conducted to evaluate the clinical response of diabetic cats to a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet. Adult cats with diabetes mellitus of at least 4 months' duration were recruited andExpand
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Partial agonist activity of the bombesin-receptor antagonist [Leu14-psi-CH2-NH-Leu13]-bombesin in frog peptic cells.
The pseudopeptide [Leu14-psi-CH2NH-Leu13]-bombesin inhibited 125I-GRP binding to membrane preparations of frog cerebrum and peptic cells, rat cerebral cortex and pancreas with IC50's of 44-250 nMExpand
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[Effects of endocrine peptides on proliferation, migration and differentiation of human endothelial cells].
AIMS We aimed to evaluate the effects of several peptides (substance P, VIP, neuropeptide Y, bombesin, glucagon and somatostatin) on the proliferation, migration and differentiation of humanExpand
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