Neurokinin A

Known as: Substance K, neurokinin, Neuromedin L 
A mammalian neuropeptide of 10 amino acids that belongs to the tachykinin family. It is similar in structure and action to SUBSTANCE P and NEUROKININ… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Mutations in TAC3 and TACR3 (encoding neurokinin B and its receptor) have been identified in Turkish patients with… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The timely secretion of gonadal sex steroids is essential for the initiation of puberty, the postpubertal maintenance of… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Alcohol dependence is a major public health challenge in need of new treatments. As alcoholism evolves, stress systems in the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Kisspeptin is a potent stimulator of GnRH secretion that has been implicated in the feedback actions of ovarian steroids. In ewes… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The identification of protein function based on biological information is an area of intense research. Here we consider a… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE In early clinical trials with patients receiving highly emetogenic chemotherapy, the neurokinin antagonist aprepitant… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Aprepitant is a novel neurokinin 1 (NK(1)) antagonist that has been shown to improve control of chemotherapy-induced… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Increasing evidence suggests that tachykinins are involved in the control of pathophysiological states, such as inflammation. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
SR 48968 is a potent and selective non-peptide antagonist of the neurokinin A (NK2) receptor. SR 48968 selectively inhibited… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Synthetic oligonucleotides were used to screen a rat striatal cDNA library for sequences corresponding to the tachykinin peptides… (More)
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