This hormone is also known as vasopressin or arginine vasopressin (AVP ).
arginine vasopressin (AVP ).
The paraventricular nuclei produce mostly oxytocin and the supraoptic mostly vasopressin although both hormones may also be produced by the other type of nuclei.
A particular gene that produces a protein called vasopressin in their brains contributes to these behaviors.
vasopressin receptor gene regulates social behaviors in many species.
vasopressin levels correlate positively with intensity of nausea.
vasopressin cells display phasic discharge patterning that reflects bistability in the mechanisms governing membrane excitability.
The scientists plan to study the hormone vasopressin which is known to control aggressive behavior in male rats.
Previous studies have shown the vasopressin receptor gene regulates social behaviors in many species.
Plasma vasopressin levels correlate positively with intensity of nausea.
Vasopressin cells display phasic discharge patterning that reflects bistability in the mechanisms governing membrane excitability.
The posterior pituitary gland only produces two hormones: antidiuretic hormone (vasopressin) and oxytocin.
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)-Also called vasopressin, a hormone that acts on the kidneys to regulate water balance.
Drug therapies that promote intestinal motility (ability of the intestine to move spontaneously), such as cisapride and vasopressin (Pitressin), are sometimes prescribed.
VWD is most commonly treated by replacement of vWF through the administration of blood products that contain vWF or through treatment with desmopressin (DDAVP, 1-deamino-8-D-arginine vasopressin).
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