[Participation of Agouti related peptide in machanisms of wakefulness-sleep cycle regulation].

@article{Romanova2013ParticipationOA,
  title={[Participation of Agouti related peptide in machanisms of wakefulness-sleep cycle regulation].},
  author={Irina V Romanova and Anastasiya L Mikhrina},
  journal={Fiziologiia cheloveka},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={24-30}
}
Agouti-related protein (AGRP) is expresses in hypothalamic neurons in human and animals. Immunohistochemical study in rats Wistar rats demonstrates significant changes AGRP optical density in the neurons of arcuate hypothalamic nucleus as well as in processes in the hypothalamus and nucleus accumbens after the 6 hours of sleep deprivation (increase) and… CONTINUE READING