Endogenous pain control systems: brainstem spinal pathways and endorphin circuitry

Annu Rev Neurosci. 1984;7:309-38. doi: 10.1146/annurev.ne.07.030184.001521.
No abstract available

Publication types

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

MeSH terms

  • Acetylcholine / physiology
  • Afferent Pathways / physiology
  • Analgesics*
  • Animals
  • Brain Stem / physiology*
  • Dynorphins
  • Endorphins / physiology*
  • Enkephalins / metabolism
  • Enkephalins / physiology
  • Medulla Oblongata / physiology
  • Models, Biological
  • Neural Pathways / anatomy & histology
  • Neurons / physiology
  • Neurotensin / physiology
  • Norepinephrine / physiology
  • Pain*
  • Peptide Fragments / physiology
  • Periaqueductal Gray / physiology
  • Pituitary Hormones, Anterior / metabolism
  • Pro-Opiomelanocortin
  • Protein Precursors / metabolism
  • Spinal Cord / physiology*
  • Stress, Physiological / physiopathology
  • beta-Endorphin

Substances

  • Analgesics
  • Endorphins
  • Enkephalins
  • Peptide Fragments
  • Pituitary Hormones, Anterior
  • Protein Precursors
  • proenkephalin
  • Neurotensin
  • beta-Endorphin
  • Pro-Opiomelanocortin
  • Dynorphins
  • preproenkephalin
  • Acetylcholine
  • Norepinephrine