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Neurokinin B

Known as: Neuromedin K, Neurokinin B [Chemical/Ingredient], Kassinin, 2-L-methionine-3-L-histidine-4-de-L-lysine-5-de-L-serine-7-L-phenylalanine- 
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… 
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Neurokinin B (NKB) and its cognate receptor neurokinin 3 (NK3R) play a critical role in reproduction. NKB and NK3R are… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Recently, a subset of neurons was identified in the arcuate nucleus of the hypothalamus that colocalize three neuropeptides… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neurons in the basal forebrain are the final common pathway through which the brain… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Recent work in sheep has identified a neuronal subpopulation in the arcuate nucleus that coexpresses kisspeptin, neurokinin B… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Kisspeptin is encoded by the Kiss1 gene, and kisspeptin signaling plays a critical role in reproduction. In rodents, kisspeptin… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The timely secretion of gonadal sex steroids is essential for the initiation of puberty, the postpubertal maintenance of… 
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Highly Cited
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… 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Considerable evidence suggests that dynorphin and neurokinin B (NKB) neurons in the hypothalamic arcuate nucleus participate in… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The neuropeptide receptors which are present in very small quantities in the cell and are embedded tightly in the plasma membrane… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A new peptide, designated "neuromedin K" has been discovered and isolated from porcine spinal cord by using bioassays for a…