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Neuropeptides

Known as: Neuropeptide, Neuropeptides [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Peptides with direct synaptic effects or indirect modulatory effects on the nervous system. A neuropeptide is a molecule released by neurons as an… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
The neuropeptides oxytocin (OXT) and arginine vasopressin (AVP) are evolutionarily highly conserved mediators in the regulation… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
New information regarding neuronal circuits that control food intake and their hormonal regulation has extended our understanding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
NEUROPEPTIDE Y (NPY) is a powerful stimulant of food intake and is proposed to activate a hypothalamic 'feeding' receptor… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
RECENTLY Zhang et al.1 cloned a gene that is expressed only in adipose tissue of the mouse. The obese phenotype of theob/ob mouse… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A heptadecapeptide was identified and purified from porcine brain tissue as a ligand for an orphan heterotrimeric GTP- binding… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The amyloid beta protein is deposited in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease but its pathogenic role is unknown. In… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The distribution of neuropeptide Y in the central nervous system of adult male rats was investigated using indirect… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Alternative processing of the RNA transcribed from the calcitonin gene appears to result in the production of a messenger RNA in… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A massive neuronal system was detected by immunocytochemistry and radioimmunoassay with antibodies to neuropeptide Y, the… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
  • K. Tatemoto
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1982
  • Corpus ID: 7558455
The amino acid sequence of neuropeptide Y, a 36-residue peptide recently isolated from porcine brain, has been determined by… Expand
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