Brain histamine: Rapid apparent turnover altered by restraint and cold stress

Kenneth M. Taylor, Solomon H. Snyder

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Abstract

Histamine content of rat brain was lowered quickly by inhibitors of histidine decarboxylase, suggesting that a portion of brain histamine turns over rapidly. Restraint and exposure to cold also reduced brain histamine levels and markedly augmented its formation in the hypothalamus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1037-1039
Number of pages3
JournalScience
Volume172
Issue number3987
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1971

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