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Experientia

, Volume 34, Issue 8, pp 988–989 | Cite as

Glutamate decarboxylase activity in preoptic and hypothalamic nuclei of the rat

  • M. Itoh
  • H. Uchimura
  • M. Hirano
  • M. Saito
  • J. S. Kim
  • T. Nakahara
Specialia

Summary

Freeze-dried samples were used for the determination of glutamate decarboxylase activity in discrete preoptic and hypothalamic nuclei. The activity showed marked regional variation in distribution.

Keywords

Glutamate Regional Variation Hypothalamic Nucleus Decarboxylase Activity Glutamate Decarboxylase 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Itoh
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • H. Uchimura
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • M. Hirano
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • M. Saito
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • J. S. Kim
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • T. Nakahara
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Neuropyschiatry, Faculty of MedicineKyushu University-60FukuokaJapan
  2. 2.Laboratory of NeurochemistryHizen National Mental HospitalKanzaki, SagaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Chemistry, Faculty of ScienceKyushu University-33Hakozaki, FukuokaJapan

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