NPY gene

Known as: prepro-neuropeptide Y, Neuropeptide Y Gene, Y NEUROPEPTIDE 
This gene plays a role in the cellular proliferation of neuronal precursor cells.

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1979-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Hypothalamic neurons that express neuropeptide Y (NPY) and agouti-related protein (AgRP) are thought to be critical regulators of… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The role of interneurons in neurovascular coupling was investigated by patch-clamp recordings in acute rat cortical slices… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ghrelin is an acylated peptide that stimulates the release of growth hormone from the pituitary. Ghrelin-producing neurons are… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) and the endogenous melanocortin receptor antagonist, agouti gene-related protein (AGRP), coexist in the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Correction of the obese state induced by genetic leptin deficiency reduces elevated levels of both blood glucose and hypothalamic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Neuropeptide Y (NPY), a 36-amino-acid transmitter distributed throughout the nervous system, is thought to function as a central… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The innervation of the cranial vessels by the trigeminal nerve, the trigeminovascular system, has recently been the subject of… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Huntington's disease (HD) is an autosomal dominant neurological disorder characterized by progressive chorea, cognitive… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
A massive neuronal system was detected by immunocytochemistry and radioimmunoassay with antibodies to neuropeptide Y, the… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The amino acid sequence of neuropeptide Y, a 36-residue peptide recently isolated from porcine brain, has been determined by… (More)
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