Distribution of carnosine-like immunoreactivity in the brain of the crested newt.

The distribution of the dipeptide carnosine was studied in the brain of the crested newt, Triturus carnifex, with immunohistochemical methods. Carnosine-like immunoreactivity (IR) is present in the cell bodies and processes of several areas of the central nervous system: in the telencephalon (especially in the medial pallium), in the diencephalon (pineal… CONTINUE READING