Some Actions of Bradykinin and Related Peptides on Autonomic Ganglion Cells

  • W. B. Haefely
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 8)

Abstract

The stimulant action of bradykinin and angiotensin on cells of autonomic ganglia has been described by Lewis & Reit (l965), Haefely, Hürlimann & Thoenen (1966) and Trendelenburg (1966). This paper briefly describes recent results obtained with these two peptides and with the endecapeptides eledoisin and physalaemin on the superior cervical ganglion of the cat using electrophysiological techniques.

Keywords

Chlorinate Angiotensin Histamine Catecholamine Urethane 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. B. Haefely
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Experimental MedicineF. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.BaselSwitzerland

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