Melanotrophs

Known as: Pituitary Melanotropin-Producing Cell, Pituitary MSH-Producing Cells, MSH-Producing Cells, Pituitary 
Neuroendocrine cells in the INTERMEDIATE LOBE OF PITUITARY. They produce MELANOCYTE STIMULATING HORMONES and other peptides from the post… (More)

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1975-2010
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2004
2004
We have prepared fresh pituitary gland slices from adult and, for the first time, from newborn mice to assess modulation of… (More)
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2000
2000
We monitored secretory activity of single rat melanotrophs by the patch-clamp membrane capacitance measurements (Cm). Secretory… (More)
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2000
2000
The frog pars intermedia is composed of a single population of endocrine cells directly innervated by g-aminobutyric acid (GABA… (More)
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2000
2000
The frog pars intermedia is composed of a single population of endocrine cells directly innervated by gamma-aminobutyric acid… (More)
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1997
1997
The intermediate lobe (IL) of the pituitary produces a PRL-regulating factor (PRF). Targeted tumorigenesis, using the POMC… (More)
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1996
1996
A large conductance, Ca2+-activated K+ channel of the BK type was examined in cultured pituitary melanotrophs obtained from adult… (More)
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1996
1996
1. Indo-1 microfluorimetry and patch clamp techniques were used to study the decrease in cytosolic [Ca2+] ([Ca2+]i) caused by… (More)
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1993
1993
The purpose of the experiments was to examine the behavior of cytosolic Ca2+ ([Ca2+]i) in individual pituitary melanotrophs and… (More)
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1993
1993
Neuropeptide-Y (NPY) is present, along with dopamine and gamma-aminobutyric acid, in the neurons innervating the intermediate… (More)
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1975
1975
Hypophyses of 21 human fetuses, ranging in gestational age from 6 to 23 weeks, were studied by immunocytochemical and… (More)
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