, Volume 35, Issue 10, pp 1286–1287 | Cite as

Brain adenylate cyclase activation in the jaundiced rat

  • G. Turner
  • E. N. Wardle


Adenylate cyclase responses of brain cortex and neostriatum to noradrenaline and dopamine are increased in rats with jaundice in proportion to its severity. In comparing the situation with uraemia, the relevance of phenols has to be considered.


Phenol Dopamine Noradrenaline Adenylate Cyclase Cyclase Activation 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Turner
    • 1
  • E. N. Wardle
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Clinical Biochemistry and MedicineRoyal Victoria InfirmaryNewcastle upon TyneEngland

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