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Vasopressin and Oxytocin

Molecular, Cellular, and Clinical Advances (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human biology,
  • Neurosciences,
  • Hormones,
  • Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Oncology,
  • Physiology,
  • Medical / Neuroscience,
  • Life Sciences - Biochemistry,
  • Congresses,
  • Oxytocin,
  • Vasopressin,
  • Vasopressins

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHans H. Zingg (Editor), Charles W. Bourque (Editor), Daniel G. Bichet (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages504
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10324913M
    ISBN 100306459280
    ISBN 109780306459283

    The focus of this chapter is the role of vasopressin/oxytocin as chemical signals in the brain altering aggressive responding in a context‐ and species‐dependent manner. There is compelling evidence from several mammalian species including humans that vasopressin Cited by:   Both oxytocin and vasopressin may influence alloparental care in male prairie voles. Hormones and Behavior, 44, – Bosch, O. J., & Neumann, I. D. (). Both oxytocin and vasopressin are mediators of maternal care and aggression in rodents: from central release to sites of action. Hormones and Behavior, 61, – Carter, C. S. ().

    Young male rats were exposed two times for 5 min, to older male rats with an interval of 30 min in the anti-vasopressin serum experiments and with an interval of min in the anti-oxytocin serum experiments. The time spent by the older rats with social investigation of the younger animal was scored during the two by: After priming, activity‐triggered release of oxytocin and vasopressin is enhanced, supporting a feed‐forward mechanism lasting tens of minutes, which suggests that priming can contribute to a form of metaplasticity by changing the nature of interactions between peptidergic neurons and their inputs over a long time by: 1.

    Autism Oxytocin and Vasopressin in Autism: Why All the Excitement? New research provides insight into the role of neuropeptides. Posted   Of note, other functions have been described. Vasopressin has procoagulant property: activation of V1a receptors leads to platelet aggregation, and extra-renal V2 receptors activation induces the release of coagulation factors [6, 7]. In addition, oxytocin and vasopressin can cross-activate their respective receptors [8, 9].Author: Julien Demiselle, Nicolas Fage, Peter Radermacher, Pierre Asfar.


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Providing a comparative overview of the effects that the neuropeptides oxytocin and vasopressin have on behavior, this book examines remarkable parallel findings in both humans and non-human animals.

It features contributions from leading researchers, making this a valuable resource for graduate students, researchers and clinicians in the : Hardcover. Vasopressin and oxytocin are two neurohormones that exert a wide spectrum of cen­ tral and peripheral actions.

Accordingly, the vasopressin/oxytocin field embraces a large number of different domains, ranging from neuroscience, endocrinology, and oncology to renal, reproductive, and cardiovascular physiology and by: 4.

The mammalian neurohypophyseal peptide hormones oxytocin and vasopressin act to mediate human social behavior - they affect trust and social relationships and have an influence on avoidance responses. Describing the evolutionary roots of the effects that these neuropeptides have on behavior, this Price: $ In the summer ofscientists from over 20 countries congregated in Montreal for the World Congress of Neurohypophysial Hormones, a conference that united the fields of vasopressin, neurohypophysis and oxytocin in a single joint meeting that gave rise to the present book.

Vasopressin and oxytocin are the key hormones of the hypothalamo-neurohypophysial system, and are well-known to be critically involved in antidiuresis, labor, and milk ejection. This book highlights the latest research on vasopressin and oxytocin, covering multiple biological aspects.

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior Edited by Elena Choleris, Donald W.

Pfaff, Martin Kavaliers. Molecular genetic studies of the arginine vasopressin 1a receptor (AVPR1a) and the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) in human behaviour: from autism to altruism with some notes in between Salomon Israel, Elad Lerer, Idan Shalev, Florina Uzefovsky.

Arginine Vasopressin (AVP) and oxytocin (OXT) are peptide hormones found in most mammals that have vital physiological and behavioral actions.

The major sites of AVP production are the paraventricular (PVN) and supraoptic (SON) nuclei in the hypothalamus, although AVP and its receptors are found in numerous brain nuclei and peripheral by: Blood samples were collected for oxytocin, vasopressin, and cytokine analyses.

Higher oxytocin levels were associated with more positive communication behaviors during the structured interaction task. Furthermore, individuals in the upper oxytocin quartile healed blister wounds faster than participants in lower oxytocin by: The oxytocin antagonist prevented pair bonding, though it did not interfere with mating In males, vasopressin was found to play the key role in pair-bonding.

When additional vasopressin was administered to male prairie voles, their normal behavior of mate guarding was amplified into aggressive snarling behavior to other passerby males. Two neurohypophysial neurohormones, oxytocin and vasopressin, exert a variety of central and peripheral actions and thus involve different scientific domains, which too often, even today, do not always find the appropriate occasion to cturer: Elsevier Science.

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Poulain. Book Description Historical survey of the major research on vasopressin’s (VP’s) and oxytocin’s (OT’s) effects on memory processing in appetitive, aversive and social memory situations, and the major theoretical accounts of these s: 1.

MOLECULAR-CELL BIOLOGY OF VASOPRESSIN AND OXYTOCIN. VP is a 9 amino acid peptide with a disulphide bridge between the cysteine residues at positions 1 and 6 ().Most mammals have the amino-acid arginine at position 8, though in the Pig family arginine is substituted by by: 1.

book). Oxytocin regulation: The expression of oxytocin in different tissues of the body in not well understood yet. However, it is known that Oxytocin production is stimulated during labor, breast feeding, and sexual intercourse to produce an orgasm (pagebook).File Size: 94KB.

The Roles of Vasopressin and Oxytocin in Memory Processing reviews research progress in a subfield of Behavioral Pharmacology concerned with vasopressin’s (VP’s) and oxytocin (OT’s) roles in memory processing (MP). As hormones, VP is well-known for its pressor and antidiuretic action, and OT for its contribution to parturition and nursing.

Oxytocin and vasopressin are pituitary neuropeptides that have been shown to affect social processes in mammals. There is growing interest in these molecules and their receptors as potential precipitants of, and/or treatments for, social deficits in neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism spectrum by: We do not know much about distribution of oxytocin and vasopressin receptors in the human brain.

A single paper published twenty years ago reported the localization of oxytocin and vasopressin receptors in the human brain, but this issue needs to be re-addressed with more selective tools (Loup et al., ). It turns out that the radioligands that are selective for Cited by: Purchase Vasopressin and Oxytocin: From Genes to Clinical Applications, Volume - 1st Edition.

Print Book & E-Book. ISBN  Vasopressin’s primary function is in the retirement of the water in the body and the constriction of the blood release normally occurs following stimulation of osmoreceptors, usually due to increased plasma acts on V2 receptors at the distal kidney tubule and the collecting duct by causing insertion of aquaporin channels, thus.

Vasopressin, Volume in the Vitamins and Hormones series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting updates on timely topics, including Diabetes Insipidus in Pregnancy, Vasopressin Inactivation: Role of Insulin-Regulated Aminopeptidase, Vasotocin and the Origins of the Vasopressin/Oxytocin Receptor Gene Family, Vasopressin V2 Receptor.

The main difference between oxytocin and vasopressin secretion is oxytocin’s ability to release itself from other tissues including the ovaries and testes; while vasopressin's only secretion location is the posterior pituitary gland.

Both genders produce oxytocin, but women produce the hormone in larger quantities than men.This monograph provides a comprehensive overview of recent advances in the field of vasopressin and oxytocin.

In the summer ofscientists from over 20 countries congregated in Montreal for the World Congress of Neurohypophysial Hormones, a conference that united the fields of vasopressin, neurohypophysis and oxytocin in a single joint meeting that gave rise to the present book.