Search for dissertations about: "GalR"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word GalR.

  1. 1. Galanin receptor ligands

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Neurochemistry, Stockholm University

    Author : Johan Runesson; Ülo Langel; Lena Mäler; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Galanin; GALP; GPCR; Agonist; GalR; Chimeric peptide; Inositol phosphate production; Receptor specificity; neurokemi med molekylär neurobiologi; Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology;

    Abstract : In the nervous system galanin primarily displays a modulatory role. The galaninergic system consists of a number of bioactive peptides with a highly plastic expression pattern and three different receptors. The lack of receptor subtype selective ligands and antibodies have severely hampered the charac-terization of this system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Respiratory control in the newborn : Central chemosensitivity, neuropeptides and nicotinic effects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Ronny Wickström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]

    Abstract : Breathing is regulated by a complex network of neurons located mainly in the brainstem. For the newborn, it is critical for survival that a continuous respiration is established after birth. However, the regulation of respiration also undergoes maturation in the postnatal period. READ MORE