Neurosteroids

Known as: neuroactive steroids, neurosteroid 
 
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Inhibitory neurotransmission mediated by GABAA receptors can be modulated by the endogenous neurosteroids, allopregnanolone and… (More)
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2005
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2005
GABAA (γ-aminobutyric acid type A) receptors mediate most of the 'fast' synaptic inhibition in the mammalian brain and are… (More)
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2002
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2002
The brain, like the adrenals, gonads and the placenta, is a steroidogenic tissue. However, unlike classic steroidogenic tissues… (More)
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2001
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2001
Over the past decade, it has become clear that the brain, like the gonad, adrenal and placenta, is a steroidogenic organ. However… (More)
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2001
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2001
Neurosteroids are synthetisized in the central and the peripheral nervous system, in glial cells, and also in neurons, from… (More)
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2000
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2000
Over the past decade, it has become clear that the brain is a steroidogenic organ. The steroids synthesized by the brain and… (More)
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1998
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1998
Neurosteroids are synthetized in the central and peripheral nervous system, particularly but not exclusively in myelinating glial… (More)
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1994
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1994
The term "neurosteroids" applies to those steroids that are both synthesized in the nervous system, either de novo from… (More)
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1991
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1991
"Neurosteroids" accumulate in the central nervous system independently of supply by peripheral endocrine glands… (More)
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1990
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1990
The biosynthesis of neurosteroids proceeds through cholesterol side-chain cleavage, and gives rise to pregnenolone (P) and… (More)
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