Discusses the importance of neuropeptides in understanding the body's chemistry of emotion. Physiological role of neuropeptides in carrying information and binding to receptor cells throughout th...

Eating Disorders

Examines the psychological aspect of eating disorders. Types of eating disorders; Role neuropeptides on food appetite; Ways to prevent and treat eating disorders.


Focuses on the role of neuropeptides and other ligands or groups of small molecules in man's choices. Role of neuropeptides and molecules as the biochemicals of emotion; Connection between emotio...

Nerve growth factor and norepinephrine regulate galanin expression in primary cultures of dorsal root ganglion neurons

Nerve growth factor (NGF) is one of the well characterized regulators of galanin expression. NGF deprivation can induce galanin expression in dorsal root ganglion (DRG) neurons. Galanin is recogn...

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