levels rose, so did the mice's ability to withstand pain.
In these individuals, food triggers the release of dopamine and beta-endorphin
within the nucleus accumbens and ventral tegmental area.
Subcellular pathways of beta-endorphin
synthesis, processing, and release from immunocytes in inflammatory pain.
Characterization of the effects of acute ethanol administration on the release of beta-endorphin
peptides by the rat hypothalamus.
Study of Nonpathogenic Strains of Francisella, Brucella, and Yersinia as Producers of Recombinant Beta-Endorphin
," Biull Eksp Biol Med, June 1994.
Continuous subcutaneous administration of high-dose salmon calcitonin in bone metastasis: pain control and beta-endorphin
Similarly, the induction of beta-endorphin
by the sun also depends on p53.
Second, because alcohol increases the turnover of norepinephrine and dopamine as well as the production of beta-endorphin
in the hypothalamus, and because it stimulates increased transmission of the nerve transmission inhibitor GABA, it generally impairs our judgment.
So now beta-endorphin
joins the cohort of neuro-messengers such as the earlier discussed serotonin, both theorized to be involved in mood regulation and in pain transmission.
Jin HO, Zhou L, Lee K, et al: Inhibition of acid secretion by electrical acupuncture is mediated via beta-endorphin
over 8 days) increased the level beta-endorphin
in rat blood plasma and the content of leu-enkephalin in myocardial tissue.
Grooming is said to stimulate the release of beta-endorphin
, making the action seem relaxing.
release produces a general feeling of well-being that reinforces the desire to drink.
has been reported to limit POMC and in turn, weight loss.
Ben is one of 33 people in the world with congenital insensitivity to pain, thought to be caused by a lack of beta-endorphin
which controls pain.