Vasopressin receptors influencing the secretion of ACTH by the rat adenohypophysis.

@article{Buckingham1987VasopressinRI,
  title={Vasopressin receptors influencing the secretion of ACTH by the rat adenohypophysis.},
  author={Julia C. Buckingham},
  journal={The Journal of endocrinology},
  year={1987},
  volume={113 3},
  pages={
          389-96
        }
}
  • J. Buckingham
  • Published 1 June 1987
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of endocrinology
The effects of selective agonists and antagonists of type 1 (V1) and type 2 (V2) vasopressin receptors on the secretion of ACTH in vitro by segments of adenohypophysial tissue and in vivo in rats pretreated with pentobarbitone and chlorpromazine were studied in the presence and absence of the 41 amino acid-containing peptide, corticotrophin-releasing factor-41 (CRF-41). The non-selective vasopressin receptor agonist, arginine vasopressin (AVP) and the V1-receptor agonist, felypressin caused… 
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