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Neurotransmitters and anterior pituitary function

by E. E. MuМ€ller

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurotransmitters,
  • Adenohypophysis,
  • Pituitary hormones,
  • Pituitary hormone releasing factors,
  • Neurohumors -- Physiology,
  • Pituitary hormones, Anterior -- Physiology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEugenio E. Müller, Giuseppe Nisticò, Umberto Scapagnini.
    ContributionsNisticò, Giuseppe, joint author., Scapagnini, Umberto, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP364.7 .M83
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 435 p. :
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4561797M
    ISBN 100125105509
    LC Control Number77074058

    The hypothalamus region lies inferior and anterior to the thalamus. It connects to the pituitary gland by the stalk-like infundibulum. The pituitary gland consists of an anterior and posterior lobe, with each lobe secreting different hormones in response to signals from the hypothalamus. • endocrine signals to/through the pituitary: Magnocelluar neurons send axons directly to the posterior pituitary and secrete oxytocin and vasopressin directly into bloodstream. Parvocellular neurons secret peptides that regulate release of anterior pituitary Size: KB.

    The Pituitary Gland and Hypothalamus. The anterior pituitary originates from the digestive tract in the embryo and migrates toward the brain during fetal development. There are three regions: the pars distalis is the most anterior, the pars intermedia is adjacent to the posterior pituitary, and the pars tuberalis is a slender “tube. anterior pituitary: FSH & LH (tropic: hormone that controls the secretion of another hormone) posterior pituitary: oxytocin - important during labor, ADH (vasopressin) - regulation of water balance and contracts blood vessels to increase blood pressure (peptides) table (hormones).

    As the name implies, the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, commonly known as the HPA axis, inv olves the hypothalamus, the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland, and the adrenal glands. An integral component of the stress response, the HPA axis is a cooperation of three key endocrine glands that help the body regulate cortisol levels and. *hormone: chemical messengers transported by the bloodstream; released by gland and has effect on distant tissues, takes slower time to respond and longer to cease effects. *neurotransmitter: released by neurons and only work on very nearby receptors, nearly immediate response to start and stop.


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Neurotransmitters and anterior pituitary function by E. E. MuМ€ller Download PDF EPUB FB2

Neurotransmitters and Anterior Pituitary Function discusses research findings on neurotransmitter-neurohormone interactions in the control of the anterior pituitary.

This book contains five chapters that specifically tackle the most salient constituents of the neural-endocrine communication system in.

Neurotransmitters and Anterior Pituitary Function discusses research findings on neurotransmitter-neurohormone interactions in the control of the anterior pituitary. This book contains five chapters that specifically tackle the most salient constituents of the neural-endocrine communication system in Edition: 1.

Neurotransmitters and anterior pituitary function. New York: Academic Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: E E Müller; Giuseppe Nisticò; Umberto Scapagnini.

Neurotransmitters and Anterior Pituitary Function discusses research findings on neurotransmitter-neurohormone interactions in the control of the anterior pituitary.

This book contains five chapters that specifically tackle the most salient constituents of the neural-endocrine communication system in Price: $ Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Müller, E.E. Neurotransmitters and anterior pituitary function.

New York: Academic Press, Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Muller, Eugenio. Neurotransmitters And Anterior Pituitary Function. Oxford: Elsevier Science. The concluding chapters look into the experimental evidence linking brain neurotransmitters to the secretion of hypothalamic hormones and to anterior pituitary hormones or to neuroendocrine feedback regulation.

Adrenocorticotrophin (ACTH) is the anterior pituitary mediator of the hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal axis that regulates responses to a variety of stressors, including hypoglycemia, psychological stressors such as fear, and physical stressors such as hypovolemia.

bovine anterior pituitary membranes. One function of the anterior pituitary gland, prolactin secretion, as we show is under typical dopaminergic control and was measured in uitro in another series of experiments using rat anterior pituitary cells in primary culture in order to establish a.

The pituitary endocrine gland, which is located in the bony sella turcica, is attached to the base of the brain and has a unique connection with the hypothalamus. The pituitary gland consists of two anatomically and functionally distinct regions, the anterior lobe (adenohypophysis) and the posterior lobe (neurohypophysis).

Between these lobes lies a small region called the intermediate by: 1. The diversity of neurotransmitters is extensive, but as noted in the previous section, their receptors can be grouped into two broad classes: ligand-gated ion channels and G protein – coupled receptors (see Tables and ).

In this section, we describe several important receptors in each class. By far the most-studied receptor is the muscle nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, the first.

In the early 50s, the first evidence for peptidergic control of anterior pituitary secretion emerged with the finding that commercial extracts containing vasopressin and even synthetic vasopressin could release ACTH in animals in which the ubiquitous stress response was blocked by median eminence lesions or by pharmacological treatments, which would inhibit the stress : S.M.

McCann. Abstract. Earlier papers in this volume have amply documented the fact that the anterior pituitary is controlled by a family of hypothalamic releasing and inhibiting hormones which are secreted into the hypophyseal portal vessels in the median eminence (ME) to stimulate or inhibit the release of individual pituitary by: Abstract.

In recent years, interaction of neurotransmitters with the release of neurohormones controlling anterior pituitary secretion has mainly been studied by histophysiological and pharmacological by: Look at the pathway of the blood in the picture below: On the hypothalamus, blood flows from the arteries (in red) to the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland.

This is how neurotransmitters are carried from the hypothalamus to the pituitary. Functions of the Hypothalamus. a) Visceral Reflex Centers. Thermoregulatory Reflex Center (regulates body temp). secrete the hormones of the anterior pituitary. They are released in response to neurohormones that travel through the hypothalamohypophysial portal system from the hypothalamus to the anterior pituitary.

Removal of the anterior pituitary removes the cells that synthesize and secrete anterior pituitary hormones. Serotonin appears to be involved in a wide variety of physiological functions and behaviors, such as eating, sleep, circadian rhythmicity and neuroendocrine function.

Perturbation of the 5-HT system by different types of drugs can elicit alterations in by: The Pituitary, Fourth Edition, continues the tradition of a cogent blend of basic science and clinical medicine which has been the successful hallmark of prior editions. This comprehensive text is devoted to the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of pituitary disorders.

The new edition has been extensively revised to reflect new knowledge derived from advances in molecular and cell biology. Malcolm J. Low, in Williams Textbook of Endocrinology (Thirteenth Edition), The Median Eminence and Hypophyseotropic Neuronal System.

The median eminence is the functional link between the hypothalamus and the anterior pituitary gland. It lies in the center of the tuber cinereum and is composed of an extensive array of blood vessels and nerve endings (Fig.

; see Fig. 38 Its. The hormones are transported within axon terminals to the posterior pituitary for release. In contrast, the anterior pituitary is an endocrine gland. Hormone release is controlled by releasing and inhibitory peptides that pass from the hypothalamus to the anterior pituitary by a vascular hypothalamic-hypophyseal portal system.

B. a portal system between the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland C. a bulky nucleus composed of the paraventricular nucleus and the supraoptic nucleus D. a depression of the sphenoid bone that protects the pituitary gland E.

a projection of the hypothalamus from which the pituitary gland hangs. The pituitary, sometimes called the master gland due to its governance over other glands, consists of three distinct anatomical and functional parts: posterior, intermediate (pars intermedia) and anterior lobes (Fig. 1).While the posterior pituitary consists of axon terminals originating from neurons with somata in the hypothalamus, cells in the pars intermedia release peptidergic hormones Cited by: 1.Anterior pituitary A major organ of the endocrine system, the anterior pituitary, also called the adenohypophysis, is the glandular, anterior lobe of the pituitary gland.

Proper function of the anterior pituitary and of the organs it regulates can often be ascertained via blood tests that measure hormone levels. Some neurotransmitters.