Melanin-concentrating hormone and immune function.


To date, melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) has been generally considered as peptide acting almost exclusively in the central nervous system. In the present paper, we revise the experimental evidence, demonstrating that MCH and its receptors are expressed by cells of the immune system and directly influence the response of these cells in some circumstances… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.peptides.2009.05.004


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@article{Lakaye2009MelaninconcentratingHA, title={Melanin-concentrating hormone and immune function.}, author={Bernard Lakaye and Bernard Coumans and Sophie Harray and Thierry Grisar}, journal={Peptides}, year={2009}, volume={30 11}, pages={2076-80} }