Metyrosine

Known as: (-)-alpha-Methyl-L-tyrosine, Metirosinum, (S)-alpha-Methyltyrosine 
A methylated tyrosine, a catecholamine synthesis antagonist with antihypertensive property. Metyrosine competitively inhibits tyrosine 3… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES L-[3-(18)F]-alpha-methyltyrosine ((18)F-FMT) is an amino-acid tracer for positron emission tomography (PET) and is… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Chronic treatment of rats with the neuroleptic drugs haloperidol, fluphenazine, and reserpine elicits a 20 to 25 percent increase… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To develop a valid treatment strategy for recurrent high-grade gliomas using stereotactic hypofractionated reirradiation… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We examined the acute toxicity of dieldrin, a possible environmental risk factor of Parkinson's disease, in a dopaminergic cell… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Severe hemodynamic instability may occur during surgery for removal of pheochromocytoma, unless there is preoperative… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The present studies were carried out to assess directly sympathetic activity in white adipose tissue in response to cold exposure… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Myeloperoxidase, a heme protein secreted by activated phagocytes, is expressed in human atherosclerotic lesions. The enzyme uses… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Electrophysiological and biochemical techniques were used to study midbrain dopamine systems. In the electrophysiological studies… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
The unilateral injection of putative GABA agonists, muscimol, baclofen, imidazole acetic acid and GABA into the caudal area of… (More)
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1965
Highly Cited
1965
Two classes of compounds have been investigated as inhibitors of purified beef adrenal tyrosine hydroxylase. Among the aromatic… (More)
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