Oxytocin Antagonist

Known as: Oxytocin Blocker 
Any of the synthetic agents that inhibit or antagonize the biosynthesis or biologic effects of oxytocin by either antagonizing the responsiveness of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Oxytocin is an essential hormone for mammalian labor and lactation. Here, we show a new function of oxytocin in causing plastic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The authors investigated the effects of postnatal manipulations of oxytocin (OT) on the subsequent tendency to form a partner… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The involvement of brain oxytocin in the attenuated responsiveness of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis and the oxytocin… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previous studies indicated that the central nervous system induces release of the cardiac hormone atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Previous studies have demonstrated that central administration of vasopressin but not oxytocin facilitates pair bonding in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To investigate the effect of cholesterol on the oxytocin receptor function in myometrial membranes, we developed a new method to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Oxytocin binding (Bmax) was found to be higher in the ventral tegmental area (VTA) and the medial preoptic area (MPOA) at… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Sites which bind oxytocin and vasopressin with high affinity were detected in the brain and upper spinal cord of 12 human… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Increasing evidence indirectly suggests a role for oxytocinergic neurons in the control of ingestive behaviors. The present study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Oxytocin, whether administered intraperitoneally (IP) (375-6,000 micrograms/kg) or intracerebroventricularly (ICV) (1-10… (More)
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