[Peptidergic mechanisms in the regulation of emotional and motivational behavior].

Abstract

The involvement of regulatory peptides of different groups in emotional and motivational behavior is analyzed comparing experimental and clinical data. Existing contradictions are underlined. The putative role of peptidases in emotional and motivational behavor is discussed. Changes in peptidases' activity are suggested to play regulatory and even trigger role in the organization of emotional and motivational behavior.

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@article{Krupina2010PeptidergicMI, title={[Peptidergic mechanisms in the regulation of emotional and motivational behavior].}, author={Nataliya A. Krupina and Nadezhda N. Khlebnikova}, journal={Uspekhi fiziologicheskikh nauk}, year={2010}, volume={41 2}, pages={3-26} }