Effects of neurotensin and bombesin on the secretory and proliferative activity of regenerating rat adrenal cortex.

@article{Hochl1999EffectsON,
  title={Effects of neurotensin and bombesin on the secretory and proliferative activity of regenerating rat adrenal cortex.},
  author={Anna Hoch{\'o}l and Anna Markowska and Virgilio Meneghelli and N. Jedrzejczak and Mariola Majchrzak and Mariusz Nowak and Gastone Giovanni Nussdorfer and Ludwik K. Malendowicz},
  journal={Histology and histopathology},
  year={1999},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={
          1073-8
        }
}
Neurotensin (NT) and bombesin (BM)-like peptides are known to be involved in the regulation of the rat hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis. By using selective NT- and BM-receptor antagonists (NT-A and BM-A, respectively) we investigated whether endogenous NT and BM-like peptides play a role in the control of rat adrenal secretion and growth during enucleation-induced regeneration. At day 5 of regeneration, NT-A did not affect the plasma concentrations of aldosteronc (PAC) and corticosterone (PBC… Expand
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