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Galanin Summary

Description: A neuropeptide of 29-30 amino acids depending on the species. Galanin is widely distributed throughout the BRAIN; SPINAL CORD; and INTESTINES. There are various subtypes of GALANIN RECEPTORS implicating roles of galanin in regulating FOOD INTAKE; pain perception; memory; and other neuroendocrine functions.

Also Known As: Galanin (1-29); Galanin (1-30)

Networked: 715 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 101 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Galanin is Relevant

  1. Seizures (Seizure) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 54 results
  2. Alzheimer Disease (Alzheimer's Disease) : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 65 results
  3. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 32 results
  4. Hyperalgesia : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 19 results
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 1 outcome 8 studies in 47 results
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Drugs Related to Galanin

  1. Neuropeptide Y
  2. Neuropeptides
  3. Substance P
  4. Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide
  5. Acetylcholine (Acetylcholine Chloride)
  6. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
  7. Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide (VIP (Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide))
  8. Norepinephrine (Noradrenaline)
  9. Kainic Acid (Kainate)
  10. galantide (M 15)
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Therapies Related to Galanin

  1. Denervation
  2. Axotomy
  3. Subcutaneous Injections
  4. Ligation
  5. Rhizotomy
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