Role of bombesin-related peptides in the mediation or integration of the stress response

@article{Merali2002RoleOB,
  title={Role of bombesin-related peptides in the mediation or integration of the stress response},
  author={Zul Merali and Pam Kent and Hymie Anisman},
  journal={Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences CMLS},
  year={2002},
  volume={59},
  pages={272-287}
}
In addition to the relatively well established role of corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) and arginine-vasopressin (AVP) in the mediation of the stress response, there is reason to believe that bombesin-like peptides (BN-LPs) may also contribute to the mediation or integration of these responses and thus might be considered as putative 'stress peptides'. This review provides evidence supporting this contention by showing that (i) BN-LPs are present at brain sites known to be activated by… CONTINUE READING
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