Accession Number : ADP008344

Title :   Characterization of the Modulation of Neuronal Response to NMDA by Neuropeptide Y,

Corporate Author : MCGILL UNIV MONTREAL (QUEBEC)

Personal Author(s) : Monnet, Francois P. ; Fournier, Alain ; Debonnel, Guy ; de Montigny, Claude

Report Date : 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Neuropeptide Y (NPY), which shares sequence similarity with peptide YY (PYY) and pancreatic polypeptide (PP), acts as a neurotransmitter/neuromodulator in mammalian brain where it binds to at least two types of NPY receptors (Y1 and Y2).

Descriptors :   *PEPTIDES, HIPPOCAMPUS, PANCREATIC DISEASES, NEUROTRANSMITTERS, BRAIN, RATS, RECEPTOR SITES(PHYSIOLOGY), ANALOGS, CANADA.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE