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Tracking the Elusive CRF

  • Alvin Brodish
Part of the Perspectives in Neuroendocrine Research book series (PNR, volume 2)

Abstract

From earliest recollections, I was fascinated by studies of the nervous system, mind, emotions, and behavior. I intended to become a neuro-physiologist and devote my life to unraveling the secrets of the nervous system. As is so often the case, a series of unexpected circumstances detoured me from my original goals and seduced me into neuroendocrinology, a discipline that did not even exist at the time I was involved in career direction decisions.

Keywords

Corticotropin Release Factor Median Eminence ACTH Secretion Mammillary Body Hypothalamic Lesion 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alvin Brodish
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physiology and PharmacologyBowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest UniversityWinston-SalemUSA

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