melanin-concentrating hormone

Known as: melanin concentrating hormone, melanophore-concentrating hormone, melanosome concentrating hormone 
 
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Narcolepsy with cataplexy (NC) is a disabling disorder characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness and abnormal… (More)
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2008
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2008
The lateral hypothalamus (LH) is a central hub that integrates inputs from, and sends outputs to, many other brain areas. Two… (More)
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2008
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2008
Overlapped in the tuberal hypothalamic area (THA), melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) and hypocretin (Hcrt) neurons contribute… (More)
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2007
2007
Melanin concentrating hormone (MCH) is a hypothalamic neuropeptide known to play a critical role in energy balance. We have… (More)
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2006
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2006
The observation that loss of orexin (hypocretin) neurons causes human narcolepsy raises the possibility that other acquired… (More)
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2005
2005
Hypocretin/orexin (Hcrt/Orx) and melanin concentrating hormone (MCH) are peptides contained in overlapping cell groups of the… (More)
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2001
2001
Melanin concentrating hormone (MCH) and the orexins (A and B) have been identified as neuropeptides localized to the lateral… (More)
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1999
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1999
To identify possible ligands of the orphan somatostatin-like receptor 1 (SLC-1), rat brain extracts were analyzed by using the… (More)
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1989
1989
Melanin concentrating hormone (MCH) is a heptadecapeptide synthesized by the hypothalamus and secreted by the neurohypophysis of… (More)
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1985
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1985
Using antisera generated in rabbits against salmon melanin concentrating hormone (MCH) coupled to human thyroglobulin, the… (More)
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