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Bombesin

Known as: 5-oxoPro-Gln-Arg-Leu-Gly-Asn-Gln-Trp-Ala-Val-Gly-His-Leu-MetNH2, Bombesin 14, Bombesin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A peptide (small protein) found in the brain, gastrointestinal tract, and lungs. It causes the release of certain hormones and enzymes. It also… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Viene descritto l'isolamento e il chiarimento della struttura della bombesina e della alytesina due tetradecapeptidi attivi a… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Various tumours, classically specified as either neuroendocrine or non-neuroendocrine, contain high numbers of somatostatin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
There is wide agreement that corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) systems within the brain are activated by stressful stimuli… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
In a previous study (Watts et al., '87) we reexamined the projections of the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCh) with the PHA‐L method… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The autocrine hypothesis proposes that a cell produces and secretes a hormone-like substance that can interact with specific… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Using a chemically defined medium containing hydrocortisone, insulin, transferrin, 17 beta-estradiol and selenium, with or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Bombesin is shown to be a potent mitogen for Swiss 3T3 cells. At nanomolar concentrations the peptide markedly enhances the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) injected into the brains of rats produces hyperglycemia and an increase in plasma… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Bombesin (BBS) is a tetradecapeptide originally isolated from amphibian skin1. BBS-like irnmunoactivity is widely distributed in… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
THE first suggestion that the lung contained endocrine cells was made by Feyrter1 when introducing the concept of a diffuse… Expand