Analyses of Hormones and Substrates - Short Profile

Neurochemistry and placental protein analysis:

Especially in the hypothalamus and / or individual core areas and / or placental tissue ("punch-out", laser microdissection of the histological section).


Opens external link in current windowShort-term regulation of the hypothalamic melanocortinergic system under fasting and defined glucose-refeeding conditions in rats: a lasercapture microdissection (LMD)-based study.

SDS-Western Blot:           
hPL, oPL, GR, GLUT, 11ßHSD-1/2.

Concentration measurements (RIA/ELISA): NPY, CCK-8S, galanin, insulin, CRH, dopamine, adrenaline, noradrenaline

Receptor Binding Assay: leptin, insulin, CRF, CCK-8S;

Various substrates and hormone levels in plasma and/or breast milk in rats, sheep, and/or human (eg, corticosterone, cortisol, leptin, insulin, ACTH, dopamine, epinephrine, norepinephrine, NPY, galanin, CCK-8S, OPL, hPL, IGF-1/2, IGFBP-1).


Research database

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