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Title Brain-gut peptides and reproductive function / edited by Craig A. Johnston, Charles D. Barnes
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©1991


Description 1 online resource (xii, 287 pages : illustrations
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Editors -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1: Influence of Ovarian Hormones on the Regulation of Luteinizing Hormone and Prolactin Release by Angiotensin II -- Chapter 2: Renin-Angiotensin System in Female Reproductive Organs -- Chapter 3: Renin-Angiotensin System in Male Reproductive Organs -- Chapter 4: Neurohypophyseal Hormones and Reproductive Hormone Secretion -- Chapter 5: Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide: A Neural Modulator of Endocrine Function
Chapter 6: Reproductive Neuroendocrine Effects of Neuropeptide Y and Related Peptides -- Chapter 7: Opioids and Induction of Ovulation: Mediation by Neuropeptide Y -- Chapter 8: The Role of Neurotensin in Control of Anterior Pituitary Hormone Secretion -- Chapter 9: Galanin: A Potentially Significant Neuroendocrine Modulator -- Chapter 10: Cholecystokinin and Neuroendocrine Secretion -- Chapter 11: Motilin and Gastric Inhibitory Polypeptide (GIP) -- Index
Summary This book elucidates the role of brain-gut peptides in neuroendocrine regulation for understanding how these peptides interact with the reproductive neuroendocrine axis and for developing novel therapeutic agents for fertility or contraceptive therapies
Analysis Gastrointestinal Hormones physiology congresses
Gastrointestinal hormones Congresses
Human reproduction Regulation Congresses
Neuroendocrinology Congresses
Neuropeptides Congresses
Neuropeptides physiology congresses
Neuroregulators physiology congresses
Reproduction drug effects congresses
Reproduction physiology congresses
Notes Based on an international conference held at Washington State University on June 18-19, 1989
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Charles D. Barnes (Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA) (Author), Craig Johnston (University of Montana) (Author)
Subject Neuropeptides -- Congresses
Gastrointestinal hormones -- Congresses
Human reproduction -- Regulations -- Congresses
Neuroendocrinology -- Congresses
Neuropeptides -- Congresses
Gastrointestinal hormones -- Congresses
Human reproduction -- Regulation -- Congresses
Neuroendocrinology -- Congresses
Gastrointestinal Hormones -- physiology
Neuropeptides -- physiology
Neurotransmitter Agents -- physiology
Reproduction -- drug effects
Reproduction -- physiology
MEDICAL -- Gastroenterology.
MEDICAL -- Reproductive Medicine & Technology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- General.
Human reproduction -- Regulation
Gastrointestinal hormones
Gastrointestinales Hormon
Genre/Form Electronic books
proceedings (reports)
Conference papers and proceedings
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Johnston, Craig A
Barnes, Charles D., 1935-
LC no. 91023468
ISBN 9781003069157