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) by way of man made method. this article then explores the proteinases focused on the iteration of opioid peptides, together with β-EP from β-lipotropin (β-LPH). different chapters overview the biosynthesis of β-EP and view intimately the opiate receptor. This e-book discusses besides the anatomy of β-EP-containing constructions in pituitary and mind. the ultimate bankruptcy offers a dialogue at the old elements of opiate–peptide discoveries, really within the box of narcotic antagonists.
This ebook is a worthy source for chemists, biologists, endocrinologists, physicians, and neurobiologists.
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