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Published by New York Academy of Sciences in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Neuropeptide Y -- Congresses,
  • Central Nervous System -- physiology -- congresses,
  • Neuropeptide Y -- metabolism -- congresses,
  • Peripheral Nerves -- physiology -- congresses

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Janet M. Allen and James I. Koenig.
SeriesAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences,, v. 611
ContributionsAllen, Janet M., Koenig, James Irvin, 1954-, New York Academy of Sciences.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ11 .N5 vol. 611, QP552.N38 .N5 vol. 611
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 533 p. :
Number of Pages533
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1860148M
ISBN 100897666534, 0897666542
LC Control Number90013397

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1. Ann N Y Acad Sci. ; Central and Peripheral significance of Neuropeptide Y and its Related Peptides. A conference. Baltimore, Maryland, April , Central and Peripheral Significance of Neuropeptide Y and Its Related Peptides. Pages: xiii, Part III. Neuropeptide Y and the Central Nervous System. no Central Actions of Neuropeptide Y and Its Related Peptides in the Dog, with Special Reference to Their Effects on the Hypothalamic‐Pituitary‐Adrenal Axis, Feeding Behavior. Central and peripheral significance of neuropeptide Y and its related peptides. New York, N.Y.: New York Academy of Sciences, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Janet M Allen; James Irvin Koenig; New York Academy of Sciences. Announcement CENTRAL AND PERIPHERAL SIGNIFICANCE OF NEUROPEPTIDE Y AND ITS RELATED PEPTIDES APRIL , Hyatt Regency Baltimore, MD Submit abstracts by November 1, deadline to: Dr. James Koenig Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology Massachusetts General Hospital Thirteenth Street Charleston, MA 02 For further information, contact: Conference Department .

Neuropeptide Y is a amino acid peptide member of the family of peptides comprising NPY, pancreatic polypeptide (PP) and peptide YY (PYY). Neuropeptide Y is one of the most potent stimulators of feeding. At least five distinct G-protein coupled receptors (Y1, Y2, Y4, Y5 and Y6) mediate the actions of NPY, PYY and PP. Get this from a library! The Biology of neuropeptide Y and related peptides. [William F Colmers; Claes Wahlestedt;] -- Leading experts critically summarize the state of knowledge concerning the molecular, anatomical, physiological, and behavioral aspects of NPY and its congeners. Each article provides a comprehensive. Neuropeptides and their Classification Mammalian Neuropeptides and Neuropeptide Families. Due to the history of the discovery of neuropeptides and endocrine peptides, their location of synthesis and targets, the classification of these types of peptides is somewhat has led to a few classification approaches. Named for its five tyrosine (Y) residues. Member of a structurally related peptide family which includes peptide YY and pancreatic polypeptide. Most abundant known peptide in mammalian brain; widely distributed in the neurons of the central and peripheral nervous system and adrenal medullary cells.

post-junctional receptors for neuropeptide Y and related peptides. central nervous system and peripheral tissues. to the medial wall of the cerebral cortex gain a new significance. The.   Neuropeptide tyrosine (neuropeptide Y [NPY]) is widely expressed in the CNS and peripheral nervous systems and has been shown to have a role in numerous physiologic processes, including modulation of cortical excitability, 1 circadian rhythms, 2 stress response and emotion, 3,4 pain processing, 5–7 food intake, 8 and cardiovascular function. Title(s): Central and peripheral significance of neuropeptide Y and its related peptides/ edited by Janet M. Allen and James I. Koenig. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York, N.Y.: New York Academy of Sciences,   Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide (VIP) Vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) belongs to the glucagon- secretin family of peptides VIP is widely distributed in the central and peripheral nervous systems, where it functions as one of the major peptide neurotransmitters It is also present in key organs of the immune system including the thymus, spleen.