Methionine Enkephalin

Known as: Enkephalin, Methionine, met enkephalins, Opioid Growth Factor 
One of the endogenous pentapeptides with morphine-like activity. It differs from LEU-ENKEPHALIN by the amino acid METHIONINE in position 5. Its first… (More)
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2005
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2005
Recent studies in humans suggest that alterations in the activity of the neuroendocrine system mediate the effects of… (More)
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2001
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2001
The suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) is the principal circadian pacemaker of the mammalian circadian timing system. The SCN is… (More)
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2000
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2000
Ghrelin, a novel GH-releasing acylated peptide, was recently isolated from rat stomach. It stimulated the release of GH from the… (More)
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1999
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1999
Intracranial self-administration (ICSA) and intracranial place conditioning (ICPC) methodologies have been mainly used to study… (More)
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1997
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1997
The effectiveness of a new algorithm, parallel tempering, is studied for numerical simulations of biological molecules. These… (More)
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1991
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1991
Transcutaneous nerve stimulation (TENS) treatment was given for 30 min to 37 patients divided into 3 groups of 10 patients and 1… (More)
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1986
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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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1984
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1984
Microinfusions of the endogenous opiate neurohumor, methionine enkephalin, into the nucleus accumbens initiated a reinforcing… (More)
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1979
1979
Intracerebroventricular (40-80 microgram) or i.p. (5-20 mg/kg) injection of leucine enkephalin 15 min before or after s.c… (More)
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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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