Enkephalinase Activity in Plasma and Cerebrospinal Fluid in Primary Headache

  • Maria Grazia Spillantini
  • Marcello Fanciullacci
  • Sergio Michelacci
  • Elisabetta Baldi
  • Federigo Sicuteri
Conference paper


The distribution in the central and peripheral nervous system of endogenous opioid peptides, enkephalins in particular, and their receptors is an argument in favor of their possible neurotransmitter function [5, 6].


Opioid Receptor Migraine Attack Migraine Patient Chronic Daily Headache Opiate Receptor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria Grazia Spillantini
  • Marcello Fanciullacci
  • Sergio Michelacci
  • Elisabetta Baldi
  • Federigo Sicuteri

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