alpha-Endorphin

Known as: Endorphin, alpha, beta-Endorphin (1-16), alpha Endorphin 
An endogenous opioid peptide derived from BETA-LIPOTROPIN of the pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) system. It is the 16-amino acid sequence of the N… (More)
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1976-2016
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1986
1986
We have previously demonstrated low levels of immunoreactive (ir)-beta-endorphin (beta-EP) and ir-ACTH in a subpopulation of… (More)
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1986
1986
We have investigated the in vitro effects of the neurohormone beta-endorphin (b-end) on natural killer (NK) activity and… (More)
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1983
1983
The role of enkephalins, beta-endorphin, or other neuropeptides produced by the nervous system in the alteration of immune… (More)
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1980
1980
An islet cell carcinoma of the pancreas is described in a 68-year old woman which clinically produced Zollinger-Ellison syndrome… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The synthesis and secretion of various intermediate pituitary proteins was studied by using dispersed intermediate pituitary cell… (More)
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1979
1979
Iodinated beta H-[2-D-alanine]endorphin exhibits specific binding to cultured human lymphocytes. The binding is inhibited by low… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Well-characterized antisera to porcine beta-endorphin were used to localize immunoreactive sites in cryostat sections of… (More)
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1978
1978
Neurons immunoreactive with anti-beta-endorphin can be detected in the infundibular region of human fetal hypothalami from the… (More)
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1976
1976
The isolation and primary structure of two peptides with morphinomimetic activity, obtained from an extract of porcine… (More)
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1976
1976
The hypophysial homomeric peptide beta-lipotropin (beta-LPH-[1-91]) has no morphinomomimetic activity in a bioassay (myenteric… (More)
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