neuropeptide

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

neuro- +‎ peptide

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Noun[edit]

neuropeptide ‎(plural neuropeptides)

  1. (biochemistry) Any of several peptides, such as endorphins, that function as neurotransmitters.

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References[edit]

  • Mains, Richard E.; Eipper, Betty A. (1999), “Peptides”, in Siegel, George J., et al., editor, Basic Neurochemistry[1], Sixth edition edition, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

neuropeptide m ‎(plural neuropeptidi)

  1. neuropeptide