Substance K in Cardiovascular Control

  • Jacob Eimerl
  • Giora Feuerstein
Part of the GWUMC Department of Biochemistry Annual Spring Symposia book series (GWUN)


Until recently, substance P (SP) was considered to be the only tachykinin present in mammalian tissues; all other members of this family of peptides were isolated from amphibian extracts (Erspamer, 1981).


Spinal Cord Stimulation Cardiovascular Control Tachykinin Receptor Mammalian Spinal Cord Tachykinin Family 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacob Eimerl
    • 1
  • Giora Feuerstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurobiology Research Division, Department of NeurologyUniformed Services University of the Health SciencesBethesdaUSA

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