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The Tuberoinfundibular Dopaminergic Neurons of the Brain: Hormonal Regulation

  • John C. Porter
  • Wojciech Kedzierski
  • Nelson Aguila-Mansilla
  • Bernardo A. Jorquera
  • Héctor A. González
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 274)

Abstract

In the last few decades, our concepts of the mechanisms by which certain brain cells are involved in the regulation of other cells, including other brain cells, have undergone major alterations, and it seems likely that additional changes of equal, if not greater, significance will be forthcoming in the not distant future. Such advances, when they occur, will likely follow the development of new methods or improvement of existing techniques for evaluating various cellular functions, including secretory functions.

Keywords

Tyrosine Hydroxylase Median Eminence Ovarian Hormone Endocrine Society Molar Activity 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • John C. Porter
    • 1
  • Wojciech Kedzierski
    • 1
  • Nelson Aguila-Mansilla
    • 1
  • Bernardo A. Jorquera
    • 1
  • Héctor A. González
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and PhysiologyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at DallasDallasUSA

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