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orexin receptors

Known as: Orexin Receptors [Chemical/Ingredient], Receptors, Orexin, Receptors, Hypocretin 
G-protein-coupled NEUROPEPTIDE RECEPTORS that have specificity for OREXINS and play a role in appetite control, and sleep-wake cycles. Two principle… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Orexins, also known as hypocretins, are two neuropeptides secreted from orexin-containing neurons, mainly in the lateral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Previously, we reported that lateral hypothalamic (LH) orexin neurons are stimulated in proportion to the preference shown for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Although maintained by multiple arousal systems, wakefulness falters if orexin (hypocretin), orexin receptors, or orexin neurons… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Due to the nature of processing within the accumbens shell (AccSh) and the presence of orexin receptors and varicosities within… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Orexins/hypocretins are involved in mechanisms of emotional arousal and short-term regulation of feeding. The dense projection of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Orexins (hypocretins) are neuropeptides synthesized in the central nervous system exclusively by neurons of the lateral… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The hypothalamic orexin (hypocretin) neuropeptides are associated with the regulation of sleep and feeding, and disturbances in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The hypothalamus plays a central role in the integrated control of feeding and energy homeostasis. We have identified two novel… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The expression pattern of mRNA encoding two orexin receptors (OX1R and OX2R) in the rat brain was examined. OX1R and OX2R… Expand
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