PMID: 5902389Jan 28, 1966

Hyperphagia in ruminants induced by a depressant

Science
C A Baile, J Mayer

Abstract

Attempts at causing ventromedial hyperphagia in ruminants have been hitherto unsuccessful. In our experiments perfusion of the ventriculocisternal system with pentobarbital caused marked hyperphagia. This suggests that the ventromedial hypothalamic area is functioning in ruminants, probably as in monogastric animals, by inhibiting the lateral area.

Citations

Jan 1, 1974·Psychopharmacologia·D A Booth, J Nichollis
Jul 15, 1972·Life Sciences. Pt. 1: Physiology and Pharmacology·C A BaileF H Martin
Jan 1, 1967·International Journal of Neuropharmacology·B E Leonard
Mar 1, 1972·Neuropharmacology·J Crossland, M J Turnbull
May 1, 1971·Physiology & Behavior·B L Jacobs, P B Farel
Jun 1, 1977·Physiology & Behavior·J S Brandes
Jan 1, 1985·Physiology & Behavior·K E AsinB Tabakoff
Jan 1, 1973·Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior·J R Seoane, C A Baile
Sep 1, 1975·Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior·B A BaldwinJ R Brobeck
Feb 1, 1971·British Journal of Pharmacology·P R Norton
Jan 15, 1975·Experientia·P J KulkoskyS C Woods
Nov 1, 1967·Journal of Dairy Science·C A BaileJ Mayer
Jun 1, 1981·Journal of Dairy Science·C A Baile, M A Della-Fera

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