Role of monoamine neural systems in L-dihydroxyphenylalanine-stimulated activity.

@article{Hollister1979RoleOM,
  title={Role of monoamine neural systems in L-dihydroxyphenylalanine-stimulated activity.},
  author={Alan S. Hollister and George R. Breese and Robert A. Mueller},
  journal={The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics},
  year={1979},
  volume={208 1},
  pages={37-43}
}
The potentiation of the stimulatory response to L-dihydroxyphenylalanine (L-dopa) in 6-hydroxydopamine-treated rats given a peripheral decarboxylase inhibitor occurred only after treatments that destroyed dopamine-containing fibers, Destruction of serotonin- or norepinephrine-containing fibers did not potentiate the action of L-dopa. Furthermore, other data indicated thatL-dopa-induced activity could not be attributed to release of serotonin or to the formation of norepinephrine. That the L… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 28 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…