alpha-Methyltyrosine

Known as: alpha Methyl p tyrosine, alpha Methyl para tyrosine, alpha-Methyltyrosine [Chemical/Ingredient] 
An inhibitor of the enzyme TYROSINE 3-MONOOXYGENASE, and consequently of the synthesis of catecholamines. It is used to control the symptoms of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Previous studies demonstrated increased striatal dopamine (DA) release after amphetamine challenge and increased… (More)
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2002
2002
Noradrenaline and serotonin are known to control arginine-vasopressin (AVP) and oxytocin (OT) secretion in the systemic… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The development of serotonin receptor knockout mice has provided an opportunity to study antidepressant drug effects in animals… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The competition between endogenous transmitters and radiolabeled ligands for in vivo binding to neuroreceptors might provide a… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The impact of endogenous dopamine on in vivo measurement of D2 receptors in humans was evaluated with single photon emission… (More)
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1995
1995
Previously established dose-response curves indicated that modafinil 20-40 mg/kg i.p. elicited in mice an obvious stimulation of… (More)
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1990
1990
Using the technique of perfusion microdialysis combined with a small-bore liquid chromatography system we have measured the basal… (More)
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1986
1986
Neurochemical and histological studies suggest that methylamphetamine (MA) administered continuously or in high doses is toxic to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Methamphetamine and amphetamine were continuously administered to rats for 3 days by means of subcutaneously implanted osmotic… (More)
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1968
1968
Alpha methyltyrosine (alpha-MPT) was administered to 52 patients from 4 days to 10 months; 22 patients were cases of… (More)
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