Volume 20 2003

Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide

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ISBN: 978-1-4613-4983-9 (Print) 978-1-4615-0243-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-24

    PACAP: Discovery, Gene, Receptors

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    Pages 25-47

    Molecular Evolution of PACAP Precursor and PACAP Receptors

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    Pages 49-67

    Development of Selective Ligands for Pac1, Vpac1 and Vpac2 Receptors

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    Pages 69-93

    Molecular Pharmacology and Structure-Function Analysis of PACAP/Vip Receptors

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    Pages 95-124

    PACAP Receptor Signaling

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    Pages 125-151

    Function of PACAP in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 153-184

    Function of PACAP in the Hypothalamo-Pituitary Complex

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    Pages 185-206

    PACAP and the Endocrine Pancreas

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    Pages 207-225

    Function of PACAP in the Adrenal Cortex

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    Pages 227-249

    PACAP: An ‘Emergency Response’ Co-Transmitter in the Adrenal Medulla

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    Pages 251-275

    PACAP in the Urogenital Tract

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    Pages 277-288

    Function of PACAP in the Cardiovascular System

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    Pages 289-303

    Function of PACAP in the Respiratory System

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    Pages 305-322

    Function of PACAP in the Immune System

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    Pages 323-346

    PACAP Receptor Knockout and Transgenics: What Have We Learnt?

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    Pages 347-360

    Consequences of PACAP Gene Knockout

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    Pages 361-399

    The Biological Significance of PACAP and PACAP Receptors in Human Tumors: From Cell Lines to Cancers

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 401-406