The concentration of sympathin in different parts of the central nervous system under normal conditions and after the administration of drugs

@article{Vogt1954TheCO,
  title={The concentration of sympathin in different parts of the central nervous system under normal conditions and after the administration of drugs},
  author={Marthe Vogt},
  journal={The Journal of Physiology},
  year={1954},
  volume={123}
}
  • M. Vogt
  • Published 29 March 1954
  • Biology
  • The Journal of Physiology
The presence of noradrenaline and adrenaline in the brain has been demonstrated by von Euler (1946) and Holtz (1950). These substances were supposed, undoubtedly correctly, to occur in the cerebral vasomotor nerves. The present work is concerned with the question whether these sympathomimetic amines, besides their role as transmitters at vasomotor endings, play a part in the function of the central nervous tissue itself. In this paper, these amines will be referred to as 'sympathin', since they… 
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