Biogenic Amine Involvement in Pyrogenicity and Enhancement of Lethal Endotoxin Shock by Group A Streptococcal Pyrogenic Exotoxin

Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 1979 Nov;162(2):269-74. doi: 10.3181/00379727-162-40663.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Exotoxins / pharmacology*
  • Fever / chemically induced*
  • Neurotransmitter Agents / physiology*
  • Norepinephrine / pharmacology
  • Rabbits
  • Receptors, Adrenergic / physiology*
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, alpha / physiology*
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, beta / physiology
  • Serotonin / pharmacology
  • Shock, Septic / chemically induced*
  • Streptococcus pyogenes

Substances

  • Exotoxins
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Receptors, Adrenergic
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, alpha
  • Receptors, Adrenergic, beta
  • Serotonin
  • Norepinephrine