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Oxytocin

Known as: Cys-Tyr-Ile-Gln-Asn-Cys-Pro-Leu-Gly-NH2, cyclic 1-6 disulfide, Ocytocin, Oxytocin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A nonapeptide hormone released from the neurohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, POSTERIOR). It differs from VASOPRESSIN by two amino acids at residues 3… 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2011
Review
2011
The neuropeptides oxytocin (OXT) and arginine vasopressin (AVP) are evolutionarily highly conserved mediators in the regulation… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Human ethnocentrism—the tendency to view one's group as centrally important and superior to other groups—creates intergroup bias… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Oxytocin and Intergroup Conflict Human society is organized into groups, such as those based on nationality or religion, which… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Social adaptation requires specific cognitive and emotional competences. Individuals with high-functioning autism or with… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
There is growing evidence that the neuropeptides oxytocin and vasopressin modulate complex social behavior and social cognition… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Human beings routinely help strangers at costs to themselves. Sometimes the help offered is generous—offering more than the other… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Trust pervades human societies. Trust is indispensable in friendship, love, families and organizations, and plays a key role in… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Oxytocin (OT) knock-out mice fail to recognize familiar conspecifics after repeated social exposures, despite normal olfactory… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The development of social familiarity in rodents depends predominantly on olfactory cues and can critically influence… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Intracerebroventricular administration of oxytocin to virgin female rats that had been ovariectomized and primed with estrogen 48…