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Brain messengers and the pituitary

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Published by Academic Press in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adenohypophysis -- Metabolism -- Regulation,
  • Adenohypophysis -- Innervation,
  • Adenohypophysis -- Pathophysiology,
  • Neurotransmitters -- Physiological effect,
  • Neuropeptides -- Physiological effect,
  • Neuroendocrinology,
  • Brain -- physiology,
  • Neuroregulators -- physiology,
  • Pituitary Hormones, Anterior -- physiology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 581-686.

    StatementEugenio E. Müller, Giuseppe Nisticò.
    ContributionsNisticò, Giuseppe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP188.P58 M85 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 711 p. :
    Number of Pages711
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2400598M
    ISBN 100125103107
    LC Control Number87030750


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Brain messengers and the pituitary by E. E. MuМ€ller Download PDF EPUB FB2

Brain Messengers and the Pituitary discusses the significant advances in neurotransmission and in understanding the physiology and pathophysiology of neuroendocrine control. This book is organized into seven chapters and begins with a discussion on the main biochemical and electrophysiological mechanisms underlying synaptic communication and the cotransmission and receptor plasticity.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Müller, E.E. Brain messengers and the pituitary. San Diego: Academic Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Muller, Eugenio. Brain Messengers and the Pituitary. Oxford: Elsevier Science, ©   Other chapters consider the localization of possible receptor sites for hormonal messengers on anterior pituitary cells.

This book discusses as Brain messengers and the pituitary book the in vitro systems that have undergone a significant development, which is the ultrastructure Brain messengers and the pituitary book function of dispersed anterior pituitary Book Edition: 1.

This Journal Full Site. Advanced Search. Log in; Register; Subscribe; ClaimAuthor: F.A. Antoni. The pituitary gland was ascribed various roles by anatomists over the centuries, including the Brain messengers and the pituitary book of phlegm Brain messengers and the pituitary book drained from the brain to the nose or the seat of the soul.

It was at the beginning of the 20 th century that its endocrine functions became recognized and thereafter the various hormones produced by the pituitary were characterized, isolated and their structure determined.

Hypopituitarism is a general term that refers to any under function of the pituitary gland. This is a clinical definition used by endocrinologists and is interpreted to mean that one or more functions of the pituitary are deficient.

Pituitary Patient Resource Guide 6th Edition pins. The Pituitary, Fourth Edition, continues the tradition of a cogent blend of basic science and clinical medicine which has been the successful hallmark of prior editions.

This comprehensive text is devoted to the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of pituitary disorders. The new edition has been extensively revised to reflect new knowledge derived from advances in molecular and cell biology. This clinically oriented book will familiarize the reader with all aspects of the diagnosis of tumors and other disorders of the pituitary gland by means of Brain messengers and the pituitary book resonance imaging (MRI).

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Deterioration of mental capacity (dementia) beginning in middle age; cerebral cortex atrophy, microscopic neurofibrillary tangles. Parkinson Disease. Degeneration of nerves in the brain leading to tremors, shuffling, gait, and muscles stiffness (mask-like facial expresson); dopamine is.

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and the Endocrine System. The pituitary gland and hypothalamus are the “command center” of the endocrine system. Located in and near the brain, they are vulnerable and most often affected by brain injury.

Trauma to the brain can disrupt normal hormone production. This can lead to several conditions, including. The anterior pituitary originates from the digestive tract in the embryo and migrates toward the brain during fetal development.

There are three regions: the pars distalis is the most anterior, the pars intermedia is adjacent to the posterior pituitary, and the pars tuberalis is. Brain messengers and the pituitary book and Pituitary Peptides II: Pulsatile Administration of Gn-Rh in Hypothalamic Failure [Leyendecker, G., Stock, H., Wildt, L.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Brain and Pituitary Peptides II: Pulsatile Administration of Gn-Rh in Hypothalamic Failure. Discover the best Pituitary Gland books and audiobooks. Learn from Pituitary Gland experts like Elsevier Books Reference and Edward Frieden.

Read Pituitary Gland books like The Pituitary and Chemical Endocrinology for free with a free day trial. Search. Upload. Brain Messengers and the Pituitary. Author Eugenio Muller. Surgical. This portion of the brain stem is located just above the spinal cord.

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The pituitary gland is a small, oval-shaped gland at the base of the brain. It is below the nerves that lead to and from the eyes. These are called the optic nerves. The pituitary gland makes hormones. These control other hormone-producing glands in the body, such as the adrenal and thyroid glands.

The pituitary gland descends from the hypothalamus at the base of the brain, and acts in close association with it. The pituitary is often referred to as the “master gland” because its messenger hormones control all the other glands in the endocrine system, although it mostly carries out instructions from the hypothalamus.

The pituitary, albeit a small gland, is known as the "master gland" of the endocrine system and contributes to a wide spectrum of disorders, diseases, and syndromes. Since the publication of the second edition of The Pituitary, inthere have been major advances in the molecular biology research of pituitary hormone production and action and there is now a better understanding of the.

Upon binding calcium, calmodulin is able to modulate protein kinase within the cell. Examples of hormones that use calcium ions as a second messenger system include angiotensin II, which helps regulate blood pressure through vasoconstriction, and growth hormone–releasing hormone (GHRH), which causes the pituitary gland to release growth hormones.

The Endocrine System, in contrast, conducts signals throughout the body via glands. Hormones are the chemical messengers released by these glands and they travel through the blood stream to target cells that have receptors for those hormones.

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