Neuropeptides and Stress: Proceedings of the First Hans Selye Symposium, Held in Montreal in October 1986

Neuropeptides and Stress: Proceedings of the First Hans Selye Symposium, Held in Montreal in October 1986

by Yvette Tache
     
 

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Neuropeptides and Stress presents a comprehensive survey by leading pioneers in the field of the knowledge and concepts implicating neuropeptides in the regulations of responses to stress. Topics covered include: recent advances on the regulation and modulation of the behavioral, endocrine, autonomic, gastrointestinal, immune and analgesic responses to

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Neuropeptides and Stress presents a comprehensive survey by leading pioneers in the field of the knowledge and concepts implicating neuropeptides in the regulations of responses to stress. Topics covered include: recent advances on the regulation and modulation of the behavioral, endocrine, autonomic, gastrointestinal, immune and analgesic responses to stress by neuropeptides. Neuroanatomical and biological data are considered. Special emphasis is given to corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) and opioid peptides.

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Studies presented at the symposium held in Montreal in Oct. 1986. Topics discussed include the role of brain peptides in the endocrine and ulcerogenic response to stress; the interrelation of cysteamine, neuropeoptides and duodental ulcer; stress, analgesia, and neuropeptides; the opioid-mediated effects of electroconvulsive shock and central nervous system injury on nociception; and the connection between stress, consummatory behavior, and gastrointestinal transit. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461281351
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
07/31/2012
Series:
Hans Selye Symposia on Neuroendocrinology and Stress Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989
Pages:
345
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.76(d)

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