Neuropeptide Y and Related Peptides

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ISBN: 978-3-642-62282-3 (Print) 978-3-642-18764-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

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    Pages 1-21

    Neuropeptide Y: History and Overview

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    Pages 23-44

    PP, PYY and NPY: Synthesis, Storage, Release and Degradation

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    Pages 45-73

    NPY Receptor Subtypes and Their Signal Transduction

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    Pages 75-100

    Phylogeny of NPY-Family Peptides and Their Receptors

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    Pages 101-136

    Neuropeptide Y and Its Receptor Subtypes in the Central Nervous System: Emphasis on Their Role in Animal Models of Psychiatric Disorders

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    Pages 137-183

    Prejunctional Effects of Neuropeptide Y and Its Role as a Cotransmitter

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    Pages 185-220

    Neuroendocrine Actions Of Neuropeptide Y

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    Pages 221-249

    NPY: A Novel On/Off Switch for Control of Appetite and Reproduction

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    Pages 251-282

    Behavioral Effects of Neuropeptide Y

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    Pages 283-325

    NPY Effects on Food Intake and Metabolism

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    Pages 327-359

    Neuropeptide Y and Cardiovascular Function

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    Pages 361-387

    Neuropeptide Y and the Kidney

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    Pages 389-408

    NPY-Like Peptides, Y Receptors and Gastrointestinal Function

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    Pages 409-445

    NPY and Immune Functions: Implications for Health and Disease

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    Pages 447-478

    Transgenic and Knockout Models in NPY Research

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    Pages 479-503

    Structure-Activity Relationship of Peptide-Derived Ligands at NPY Receptors

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    Pages 505-546

    Structure-Activity Relationships of Nonpeptide Neuropeptide Y Receptor Antagonists

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 547-555