Control Mechanisms in the Enzyme Hydrolysis of Adrenal-Released Enkephalins

  • L. Giorgio Roda
  • Gianna Roscetti
  • Roberta Possenti
  • Francesca Venturelli
  • Fabrizio Vita

Abstract

Opioid peptides are secreted by the adrenal medulla where they are stored within the chromaffin granule (1-3). Consequently, these peptides are released into the blood stream together with the whole soluble content of the granule during the. physiological activity of the gland.

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Enzyme Hydrolysis Human Plasma Adrenal Medulla Incubation Mixture Opioid Peptide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Giorgio Roda
    • 1
  • Gianna Roscetti
    • 2
  • Roberta Possenti
    • 2
  • Francesca Venturelli
    • 2
  • Fabrizio Vita
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratorio di FarmacologiaUniversity of AnconaAnconaItaly
  2. 2.Cattedra di Fisiologia Umana“Tor Vergata” UniversityRomeItaly

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