neuropeptide Y

Known as: Tyrosine, Neuropeptide, Neuropeptide Tyrosine, NPY 
Encoded by single copy human NPY Gene (NPY Family), 97-aa 11-kDa (precursor) secreted Neuropeptide Y is a 36-aa peptide neuromodulator with sequence… (More)

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1978-2018
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) has a number of functions in mammalian physiology. Here we identify a role for NPY in promoting… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Natural isolates of C. elegans exhibit either solitary or social feeding behavior. Solitary foragers move slowly on a bacterial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Neuropeptide Y (NPY), a 36-amino-acid transmitter distributed throughout the nervous system, is thought to function as a central… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a powerful stimulant of food intake and is proposed to activate a hypothalamic 'feeding' receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Recently Zhang et al. cloned a gene that is expressed only in adipose tissue of the mouse. The obese phenotype of the ob/ob mouse… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The distribution of neuropeptide Y in the central nervous system of adult male rats was investigated using indirect… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Observations that a pancreatic polypeptide-like substance, possibly neuropeptide Y, is present in hypothalamic areas and may… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A massive neuronal system was detected by immunocytochemistry and radioimmunoassay with antibodies to neuropeptide Y, the… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Tatemoto and Mutt recently used the presence of a C-terminal NH2 group to identify and isolate a new peptide, neuropeptide Y (NPY… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The amino acid sequence of neuropeptide Y, a 36-residue peptide recently isolated from porcine brain, has been determined by… (More)
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