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bp0017cpr1 | (1) | CPR2005

Distribution and gene expression of neuropeptides during brain development

Sienkiewicz W.

Neuropeptides and catecholamines are biologically active substances which play the roles of neurotransmitters, neuromodulators and cotransmitters in the central nervous system (CNS). These substances are known to regulate and influence a wide spectrum of functions; such as food and water intake, thermoregulation, growth and maturation, sexual behaviour, reproduction, function of the hypothalamic-hypophysial-organ axes, and many others. This large family of neuropeptides ...