Enkephalins

Known as: Enkephalin, Enkephalins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
One of the three major families of endogenous opioid peptides. The enkephalins are pentapeptides that are widespread in the central and peripheral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Replica exchange molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of Met-enkephalin in explicit solvent reveal helical and nonhelical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The mitogenic actions of epidermal growth factor (EGF) were examined in low-density, dissociated cultures of embryonic day 14… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The striatum, which is the major component of the basal ganglia in the brain, is regulated in part by dopaminergic input from the… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The neuroanatomical distribution of dynorphin B-like immunoreactivity (DYN-B) was studied in the adult male and female albino rat… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The conformationally restricted, cyclic, disulfide-containing, enkephalin analogs [2-D-penicillamine, 5-L-penicillamine… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
This study reports the in vitro influence of morphine, dextromoramide, levomoramide, and methionine-enkephalin upon normal human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The distribution of immunoreactive enkephalin in rat brain and spinal cord was studied by immunoperoxidase staining using… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Morphine has powerful actions on brain and gut. Peptides with opiate-like actions (endorphins, enkephalins) are known to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Enkephalins are peptides which have pharmacological properties similar to those of morphine. Guinea pigs were immunized with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Enkephalin, a natural ligand for opiate receptors is composed of the pentapeptides H–Tyr–Gly–Gly–Phe–Met–OH and H–Tyr–Gly–Gly–Phe… (More)
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