Accession Number:

ADA109339

Title:

Chemical Stimulation and Assay of the Hypothalamus of the Conscious Monkey

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Dec 79-31 May 81

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA UNIV AT CHAPEL HILL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Research was undertaken which was devoted to an understanding of the fundamental neurochemical mechanisms in specific regions of the brain that control vital physiological and behavioral processes. The neurohumoral factors within the diencephalon that are responsible for body temperature, feeding, drinking and other vegetative functions were investigated.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE