The presence of enkephalin-like substances in the eyestalk and brain of the land crabGecarcinus lateralis

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1. The eyestalk of the land crab,Gecarcinus lateralis, is rich in Met-enkephalin-like materials. Leu-enkephalin, if present, is at a level which is below the sensitivity of our assay. 2. The brain (cerebral ganglion) of this organism contains both Met- and Leu-enkephalin-like materials. Material which was reactive with our Met-enkephalin antibody was also… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00734992

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