H Minakata

Summary

Affiliation: Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Octopus gonadotrophin-releasing hormone: a multifunctional peptide in the endocrine and nervous systems of the cephalopod
    H Minakata
    Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research, Osaka, Japan
    J Neuroendocrinol 21:322-6. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Oxytocin/vasopressin and gonadotropin-releasing hormone from cephalopods to vertebrates
    Hiroyuki Minakata
    Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research, Osaka, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1200:33-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Octopus gonadotrophin-releasing hormone: a multifunctional peptide in the endocrine and nervous systems of the cephalopod
    H Minakata
    Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research, Osaka, Japan
    J Neuroendocrinol 21:322-6. 2009
    ..The distribution and expression of oct-GnRH in the central and peripheral nervous systems suggest that oct-GnRH acts as a multifunctional modulatory factor in feeding, memory processing, sensory, movement and autonomic functions...
  2. doi request reprint Oxytocin/vasopressin and gonadotropin-releasing hormone from cephalopods to vertebrates
    Hiroyuki Minakata
    Suntory Institute for Bioorganic Research, Osaka, Japan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1200:33-42. 2010
    ..These findings may be important for the study of the molecular evolution of GnRH in protostomian animals...