By Choh Hao Li
Organized into 9 chapters, this quantity starts off with an summary of the structure–activity courting of β-endorphin (β-EP) via man made technique. this article then explores the proteinases excited about the new release of opioid peptides, together with β-EP from β-lipotropin (β-LPH). different chapters evaluate the biosynthesis of β-EP and look at intimately the opiate receptor. This publication discusses besides the anatomy of β-EP-containing buildings in pituitary and mind. the ultimate bankruptcy provides a dialogue at the ancient elements of opiate–peptide discoveries, fairly within the box of narcotic antagonists.
This e-book is a helpful source for chemists, biologists, endocrinologists, physicians, and neurobiologists.
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