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… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The hypothalamic neuropeptide oxytocin (OT) has attracted the attention both of the scientific community and a general audience… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Neuropeptides represent an important category of endogenous contributors to the establishment and maintenance of immune deviation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Here we describe the cloning and initial characterization of a previously unidentified CRF-related neuropeptide, urocortin II… (More)
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Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
NEUROPEPTIDE Y (NPY), a 36-amino-acid transmitter distributed throughout the nervous system1,2, is thought to function as a… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
CORTICOTROPIN-RELEASING factor (CRF), a peptide first isolated from mammalian brain1, is critical in the regulation of the… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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