Volume I, Research Methods, covers: invitro analysis, the most characteristic in vivo effects of opiates; Volume II, Pharmacology, covers: the mode of action of opioids, electrographic analysis of opioid mechanisms, analgesic and behavioural effects of opioids, the role of endogenous opioids in the vegetative regulation, opioid peptides and the neuroendocrine function; Volume II, Opiate Receptors and Their Ligands, covers: experimental and clinical aspects, opiate receptors, detection of endoenous ligands of opiate receptors, regional distribution of enkephalins and endophins in the brain and in the peripheral tissues; biosynthesis release, and biodegradation of ekephalins and endorphins, structure-activity relationships, the question of metabolic stability and aletered bidning properties, the pharmacological profile of the most active ekephalin analogues, possible role of endogenous opioids in stimulation and acupuncture-induced antinociception, endogenous opioids and opiate tolerance, dependence, and addiction, clinical investigation of the opioid peptides, perspectives of opioid peptide research; Volume IV< Biochemistry and Applied PHysiology, covers: opiate receptor solubilization and purification, metabolism of enkephalins in the central nervous system, conformational readtures of opioid peptides: ligand receptor interaction, multiple opiate receptors, localization and ontogeny of opioid peptides and receptors, endogenous opioid antagonists, endogenous opioid peptides and leanring and memory; the role of endogenous opioids in food intake and energy regulation, analysis of behavioral actions of opiioid peptides, induction of tolerance to and dependence on opioid peptides, addiction to opiates and other addictive drugs, cardiovascula, respiratory, and gastrointestinal effects of opioid peptides, effects of opioid drugs on vertebrate skeletal muscles and atoms. Red/grey boards with silver lettering. Usual library markings. All volumes are clean and tightly bound. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Opioid Peptides, Volume I, II, III & IV: ...
Publisher: CRC Press
Publication Date: 1990
Book Condition: All Vols Very Good Ex-lib Cond
Edition: 4 VOLUME SET.
Book Description CRC Press, 1982. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0849362350