The cardiovascular response to epicardial application of neurotensin in guinea pigs.

@article{Rioux1986TheCR,
  title={The cardiovascular response to epicardial application of neurotensin in guinea pigs.},
  author={Frank Rioux and Herman Bachelard and J G Barabe and Serge St-Pierre},
  journal={Peptides},
  year={1986},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={1087-94}
}
Topical application of picomoles of neurotensin (NT) on the surface of the left ventricle (epicardial application) of anesthetized guinea pigs evoked dose-dependent pressor effects and tachycardia. The pressor response to epicardial NT was attenuated by pentolinium, a mixture of phentolamine and propranolol, or by guanethidine. However it was not affected… CONTINUE READING