Alexander Kiss

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Affiliation: Slovak Academy of Sciences
Country: Slovakia

Publications

  1. ncbi Detection of oxytocin mRNA in hypertonic saline Fos-activated PVN neurons: comparison of chromogens in dual immunocytochemical and in situ hybridization procedure
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vl rska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 36:23-30. 2002
  2. ncbi Oxytocin--anatomy and functional assignments: a minireview
    Alexander Kiss
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 39:97-105. 2005
  3. ncbi Lesion of central part of the dorsomedial nucleus alters vasopressin but not corticotropin releasing hormone mRNA levels in rat hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gen Physiol Biophys 20:393-400. 2001
  4. ncbi Morphological aspects of the median eminence--place of accumulation and secretion of regulatory neurohormones and neuropeptides
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gen Physiol Biophys 16:301-9. 1997
  5. ncbi [The hypothalamo-hypophyseal-adrenocortical axis: organization, dynamic aspects and the effect of stress on corticotropin-releasing hormone activity in neurons]
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 100:611-24. 1999
  6. ncbi Effect of immobilization on in vitro thyrotropin-releasing hormone release from brain septum in wild-type and corticotropin-releasing hormone knock-out mice
    A Kiss
    D Sci, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:207-13. 2004
  7. doi Activity of brain stem groups of catecholaminergic cells in tumor-bearing rats: response to immobilization stress
    Zdenko Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:141-7. 2008
  8. doi Effect of anorexinergic peptides, cholecystokinin (CCK) and cocaine and amphetamine regulated transcript (CART) peptide, on the activity of neurons in hypothalamic structures of C57Bl/6 mice involved in the food intake regulation
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Peptides 31:139-44. 2010
  9. doi Activity of oxytocinergic neurons in the supraoptic nucleus under stimulation of alpha2-adrenoceptors in Brattleboro rats
    Jana Bundzikova
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:154-60. 2008
  10. ncbi Fos expression variances in mouse hypothalamus upon physical and osmotic stimuli: co-staining with vasopressin, oxytocin, and tyrosine hydroxylase
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 83306 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Brain Res Bull 65:423-31. 2005

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  1. ncbi Detection of oxytocin mRNA in hypertonic saline Fos-activated PVN neurons: comparison of chromogens in dual immunocytochemical and in situ hybridization procedure
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vl rska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 36:23-30. 2002
    ..the susceptibility of the free floating and mounted cryostat sections, freshly prepared or stored for 24 month at -20 degrees C...
  2. ncbi Oxytocin--anatomy and functional assignments: a minireview
    Alexander Kiss
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 39:97-105. 2005
    ..OXY acts via the receptor which is a typical class of I G protein-coupled receptor. OXY receptors have also been identified in other tissues, including the kidney, heart, thymus, pancreas, and adipocytes...
  3. ncbi Lesion of central part of the dorsomedial nucleus alters vasopressin but not corticotropin releasing hormone mRNA levels in rat hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gen Physiol Biophys 20:393-400. 2001
    ..The rise in CRH mRNA levels after osmotic stress was potentiated in DMN lesioned animals. Thus, the DMN participates in the control of hypothalamic peptide gene expression and pituitary adrenocorticotropic function...
  4. ncbi Morphological aspects of the median eminence--place of accumulation and secretion of regulatory neurohormones and neuropeptides
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gen Physiol Biophys 16:301-9. 1997
    ....
  5. ncbi [The hypothalamo-hypophyseal-adrenocortical axis: organization, dynamic aspects and the effect of stress on corticotropin-releasing hormone activity in neurons]
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Bratisl Lek Listy 100:611-24. 1999
    ..not excluding brain damage. The alterations of the HPA axis lead to hypersecretion of glucocorticoids which may play an important role in the pathology of psychical and neurological diseases. (Tab. 3, Fig. 2, Ref. 31.)..
  6. ncbi Effect of immobilization on in vitro thyrotropin-releasing hormone release from brain septum in wild-type and corticotropin-releasing hormone knock-out mice
    A Kiss
    D Sci, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:207-13. 2004
    ..Our results show that immobilization stress transiently affects the TRH system in brain septum. Inborn absence of CRH does not affect septal TRH and its response to ethanol before and 3 h after immobilization...
  7. doi Activity of brain stem groups of catecholaminergic cells in tumor-bearing rats: response to immobilization stress
    Zdenko Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:141-7. 2008
    ....
  8. doi Effect of anorexinergic peptides, cholecystokinin (CCK) and cocaine and amphetamine regulated transcript (CART) peptide, on the activity of neurons in hypothalamic structures of C57Bl/6 mice involved in the food intake regulation
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Peptides 31:139-44. 2010
    ..01). Results indicate that CCK may modify the effect of CART peptide and thus substantially influence activity of neurons in hypothalamic structures involved in regulation of food intake...
  9. doi Activity of oxytocinergic neurons in the supraoptic nucleus under stimulation of alpha2-adrenoceptors in Brattleboro rats
    Jana Bundzikova
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:154-60. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi Fos expression variances in mouse hypothalamus upon physical and osmotic stimuli: co-staining with vasopressin, oxytocin, and tyrosine hydroxylase
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 83306 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Brain Res Bull 65:423-31. 2005
    ..The quantity and phenotypic differences of activated hypothalamic neurons may speak out for functional dissimilarities in response to HS and IMO...
  11. ncbi Brain response to induced peripheral cancer development in rats: dual fos-tyrosine hydroxylase and fos-oxytocin immunohistochemistry
    Boris Mravec
    Institute of Pathophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 43:3-11. 2009
    ..immune and nervous systems communicate tightly and bidirectionally. The aim of present study was to elucidate whether tumor growth may induce detectable changes in brain structures that are involved in the response to immune challenges...
  12. doi Alpha2-adrenergic impact on hypothalamic magnocellular oxytocinergic neurons in long evans and brattleboro rats: effects of agonist and antagonists
    Jana Bundzikova
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava 83306, Slovak Republic
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 29:1015-23. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that alpha2-adrenoceptors have only a limited impact in maintaining OXY cells activity upregulation in PVN and SON of di/di rats...
  13. ncbi Fos expression in hypocretinergic neurons in C57B1/6 male and female mice after long-term consumption of high fat diet
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 42:137-46. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to reveal the activity response of Hcrt neurons, as measured by Fos protein incidence, to prolonged high fat (HF) diet in the LH of both genders of C57B1/6 mice...
  14. ncbi Fos induction in the rat deep cerebellar and vestibular nuclei following central administration of colchicine: a qualitative and quantitative time-course study
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Brain Res Bull 61:63-72. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi Immobilization induced fos expression in the medial and lateral hypothalamic areas: a limited response of hypocretin neurons
    Alexander Kiss
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ideggyogy Sz 60:192-5. 2007
    ..However, the scanty response of Hcrt neurons to acute IMO does not allow to assort them to a distinct IMO stress-responsive neuronal phenotypes of the brain...
  16. doi Response of substances co-expressed in hypothalamic magnocellular neurons to osmotic challenges in normal and Brattleboro rats
    Jana Bundzikova
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 28:1033-47. 2008
    ....
  17. doi Stress-induced changes in tyrosine hydroxylase gene expression in rat hypothalamic paraventricular, periventricular, and dorsomedial nuclei
    Alexander Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1148:74-85. 2008
    ..The regulation of the majority of these TH-positive cells during stress is under modulatory control by brain stem or spinal cord areas...
  18. ncbi Response of hypothalamic oxytocinergic neurons to immobilization stress is not dependent on the presence of corticotrophin releasing hormone (CRH): a CRH knock-out mouse study
    Z Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Physiol Pharmacol 60:77-82. 2009
    ..Our data indicate that CRH deficiency does not alter the responsiveness of PVN and SON OXY cells to IMO stress...
  19. ncbi Activation of FOS in hypocretin neurons of the rat by insulin-induced hypoglycemia
    Alexander Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 38:97-102. 2004
    ..In addition, there was also an attempt to depict the spatial organization of activated HCRT perikarya within the whole portion of the medial and lateral hypothalamic (LHA) areas...
  20. ncbi Zolpidem, a selective GABA(A) receptor alpha1 subunit agonist, induces comparable Fos expression in oxytocinergic neurons of the hypothalamic paraventricular and accessory but not supraoptic nuclei in the rat
    Alexander Kiss
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska Street 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Brain Res Bull 71:200-7. 2006
    ..The present study provides a comparative background that may help in the further understanding of a possible extend of Zolpidem effect on the brain...
  21. ncbi Xylazine activates oxytocinergic but not vasopressinergic hypothalamic neurons under normal and hyperosmotic conditions in rats
    Z Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Neurochem Int 47:458-65. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi Effect of pentoxifylline on endothelaemia and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis activation in female rats under stress exposure
    V Kristova
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Gen Physiol Biophys 25:81-9. 2006
    ..Based on these data and our previous study we can conclude that intensive stress has a negative influence on endothelial cells in both sexes and no gender differences seem to be present in the protective action of pentoxifylline...
  23. ncbi Improvement in the evaluation of Fos-neuropeptide colocalization by employing free-floating cryosections of delicate thickness: double and triple colored immunohistochemistry
    Jana Bundzikova
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska Street 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 41:3-10. 2007
    ..For this purpose brain sections of variable (5-20 microm) thickness were tested utilizing enzyme-substrate detection system employing oxytocin (OXY) and vasopressin (AVP) antisera...
  24. ncbi Fos protein expression in mouse hypothalamic paraventricular (PVN) and supraoptic (SON) nuclei upon osmotic stimulus: colocalization with vasopressin, oxytocin, and tyrosine hydroxylase
    Z Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Neurochem Int 45:597-607. 2004
    ..In addition, the limited number of AVP, OXY, and TH neurons activated by HS may account for their differential functional specializations selective for stress/osmotic circuits activated by HS...
  25. doi The time-course of hindbrain neuronal activity varies according to location during either intraperitoneal or subcutaneous tumor growth in rats: single Fos and dual Fos/dopamine β-hydroxylase immunohistochemistry
    Lubica Lackovicova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 83306 Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Neuroimmunol 260:37-46. 2013
    ..Our data indicate that responses of the brainstem structures to peripheral tumor growth depend on the localization as well as the stage of the tumor growth...
  26. ncbi Stress-induced alterations in catecholamine enzymes gene expression in the hypothalamic dorsomedial nucleus are modulated by caudal brain and not hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus neurons
    Boris Mravec
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Brain Res Bull 74:147-54. 2007
    ..The gene expression of tyrosine hydroxylase in DMN is modulated by lower brainstem and/or spinal cord, but not by PVN afferents...
  27. doi Effect of liver ischemia-reperfusion injury on the activity of neurons in the rat brain
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 29:951-60. 2009
    ..However, the anatomical distribution of Fos occurrence detected after LIRIs gives great opportunity to perform a targeted phenotypic identification of the activated neurons by LIRIs in the subsequent experiments...
  28. ncbi Some assessments of the amygdala role in suprahypothalamic neuroendocrine regulation: a minireview
    Alzbeta Talarovicova
    Department of Animal Physiology and Ethology, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 41:155-62. 2007
    ..All these events speak out for the importance to preserve the normal function of the amygdala which can only be achieved by constant deepening of our knowledge about this unique structure...
  29. ncbi Neural-endocrine-immune complex in the central modulation of tumorigenesis: facts, assumptions, and hypotheses
    Boris Mravec
    Laboratory of Neurophysiology, Institute of Pathophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University, Sasinkova 4, 811 08 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    J Neuroimmunol 180:104-16. 2006
    ..Moreover, the eventual modulation of tumorigenesis by central nervous system is also considered. Prospective consequences of the interactions between tumor and brain for diagnosis and therapy of cancer are emphasized...
  30. ncbi Stress-induced rise in endothelaemia, von Willebrand factor and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis activation is reduced by pretreatment with pentoxifylline
    D Jezova
    Laboratory of Pharmacological Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Physiol Pharmacol 54:329-38. 2003
    ..This protective action of pentoxifylline might be of benefit in the prevention and therapy of some stress-related disorders...
  31. ncbi Gene expression of catecholamine synthesizing enzymes in A5 cell group and modulation of tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA by immobilization stress
    L Micutkova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Science, Vl rska 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Endocr Regul 35:195-200. 2001
    ..The aim of this work was to detect the gene expression of catecholamine synthesizing enzymes in A5 brain nuclei...
  32. ncbi Nitric oxide synthase mRNA levels correlate with gene expression of angiotensin II type-1 but not type-2 receptors, renin or angiotensin converting enzyme in selected brain areas
    O Krizanova
    Institute of Molecular Physiology and Genetics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava
    Physiol Res 50:473-80. 2001
    ....
  33. doi Different antipsychotics elicit different effects on magnocellular oxytocinergic and vasopressinergic neurons as revealed by Fos immunohistochemistry
    A Kiss
    Laboratory of Functional Neuromorphology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
    J Neurosci Res 88:677-85. 2010
    ....
  34. ncbi Changes in angiotensin AT1 receptor mRNA levels in the rat brain after immobilization stress and inhibition of central nitric oxide synthase
    A Kiss
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Endocr Regul 35:65-70. 2001
    ..To study functional interactions between angiotensin II AT1 receptors and nitric oxide (NO) activity in different brain areas in rats exposed to immobilization stress...
  35. ncbi Dexamethasone attenuates by colchicine induced Fos expression in the rat deep cerebellar and vestibular nuclei
    Zdeno Pirnik
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 22:431-44. 2002
    ..The data also indicate that the glucocorticoids might be involved in the regulation of some functions of the CVNC under stress conditions...
  36. ncbi Hypertonic saline and immobilization induce Fos expression in mouse brain catecholaminergic cell groups: colocalization with tyrosine hydroxylase and neuropeptide Y
    Zdeno Pirnik
    D Sci, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska str 3, 833 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:398-404. 2004
    ..The data indicate that the activity of TH and NPY hindbrain neurons responds differently to HS and IMO stress, supporting the notion that different stressors have different effects on the activity of autonomic centers...
  37. ncbi Prenatal immune challenge affects growth, behavior, and brain dopamine in offspring
    Jan Bakos
    Laboratory of Pharmacological Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, 833 06, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:281-7. 2004
    ..Thus, immune activation during pregnancy may induce long-term changes in brain catecholamines and behavior, but it is not harmful to basal hormone secretion in the offspring...
  38. ncbi Distribution of neuronal and non-neuronal spliced variants of type 1 IP(3)-receptor in rat hypothalamus and brain stem
    J Kocan
    Institute of Molecular Physiology and Genetics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 5, 833 34 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Neurochem Int 41:65-70. 2002
    ..These results demonstrate the distribution of alternatively spliced S2 variants of type 1 IP(3)R in selected brain structures and nuclei. The physiological relevance of these two forms remains to be elucidated by further studies...
  39. ncbi The effect of swelling on TRH and oxytocin secretion from hypothalamic structures
    Z Bacova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Vlarska 3, Bratislava, Bratislava, 833 06, Slovakia
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 26:1047-55. 2006
    ..g. stimulation instead of inhibition and vice versa) of hormones engaged in water and salt metabolism regulation...
  40. ncbi Prolactin response to immobilization stress and hemorrhage: the effect of hypothalamic deafferentations and posterior pituitary denervation
    J Jurcovicova
    Institute of Experimental Endocrinology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    Endocrinology 126:2527-33. 1990
    ..Intact anterolateral pathways to the MBH and stalk-median eminence region are essential for the PRL-releasing activity under both stimuli. The posterior lobe may be an important link in the PRL stress response in male rats...
  41. ncbi Effects of benzodiazepines receptor agonists on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis
    Jens D Mikkelsen
    Department of Functional Neuroanatomy and Biomarkers, Neurosearch A S, Pederstrupvej 93, 2750 Ballerup, Denmark
    Eur J Pharmacol 519:223-30. 2005
    ....
  42. ncbi Serotonergic stimulation of the rat hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis: interaction between 5-HT1A and 5-HT2A receptors
    Jens D Mikkelsen
    Neurosearch A S, Pederstrupvej 93, 2750 Ballerup, Denmark
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1018:65-70. 2004
    ..In conclusion, 5-HT(1A) and 5-HT(2A) receptors regulate corticotrophin-releasing hormone (CRH) neurons via distinct but strongly interacting pathways, probably converging on the same neurons in the hypothalamus...
  43. ncbi Traumatic memories of relatives regarding brain death, request for organ donation and interactions with professionals in the ICU
    A Kesselring
    Institute of Nursing Science, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 7:211-7. 2007
    ..Organ-focused behavior of professionals and an ambivalent decision-making style of relatives appear to be risk factors for traumatic memories...
  44. ncbi The impact of job strain and marital cohesion on ambulatory blood pressure during 1 year: the double exposure study
    Sheldon W Tobe
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 20:148-53. 2007
    ..Psychosocial and lifestyle stressors, such as job strain and marital factors, have previously been associated with a sustained increase in blood pressure (BP)...
  45. ncbi Negative regulation of corticotropin releasing factor expression and limitation of stress response
    Greti Aguilera
    Section on Endocrine Physiology, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 1103, USA
    Stress 10:153-61. 2007
    ..Rapid repression of CRF transcription following stress-induced activation is likely to contribute to limiting the stress response and to preventing disorders associated with excessive CRF production...
  46. ncbi Impact of job and marital strain on ambulatory blood pressure results from the double exposure study
    Sheldon W Tobe
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 18:1046-51. 2005
    ..Psychosocial stressors such as job strain and marital stress have been associated with a sustained increase in blood pressure (BP)...
  47. ncbi Effect of upregulated renin-angiotensin system on per2 and bmal1 gene expression in brain structures involved in blood pressure control in TGR(mREN-2)27 rats
    Jana Monosíková
    Department of Animal Physiology and Ethology, Comenius University Bratislava, Mlynská dolina B2, 842 15 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Brain Res 1180:29-38. 2007
    ..The area postrema seems to play a key role in the transmission of signals from the periphery to the CNS...
  48. ncbi Effect of cholecystokinin on feeding is attenuated in monosodium glutamate obese mice
    Lenka Maletinska
    Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Flemingovo nam 2, 166 10 Praha 6, Czech Republic
    Regul Pept 136:58-63. 2006
    ..This makes the MSG model suitable for clarifying generally the central control of food intake...