intracerebroventricular


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in·tra·cer·e·bro·ven·tric·u·lar

(in'tra-ser-ē'brō-ven-trik'yū-lar),
The locus of administration of drugs or chemicals into the ventricular system of the brain. Often used in animal studies and occasionally for the introduction of antiinfectives or anticancer drugs that do not penetrate the blood-brain barrier into the brain in humans.

in·tra·cer·e·bro·ven·tric·u·lar

(intră-ser-ēbrō-ven-trikyū-lăr)
The locus of administration of drugs or chemicals into the ventricular system of the brain. Often used in animal studies and occasionally for the introduction of antiinfectives or anticancer drugs that do not penetrate the blood-brain barrier into the brain in humans.
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Intracerebroventricular tryptophan increases heating and heat storage rate in exercising rats.
Fos expression in feeding-related brain areas following intracerebroventricular administration of orphanin FQ in rats.
It was reported that intracerebroventricular OT administration decreased blood pressure and was effective for 8 days after the last injection [56], increased nociceptive thresholds for 3 weeks after the last injection of 10 days after a previous 5-day treatment [57], and decreased corticosterone for 10 days after the last injection of a regime administered once a day for 5 days [58] in rats.
Effects of intracerebroventricular ghrelin on food intake and Fos expression in the arcuate nucleus of the hypothalamus in female rats vary with estrous cycle phase.
Intracerebroventricular colchicine injected model of AD rats produced neurodegeneration and amyloid plaques in different parts of the brain which had similarity with the pattern of AD pathology [4].
Neuroprotective effect of ebselen against intracerebroventricular streptozotocin-induced neuronal apoptosis and oxidative stress in rats.
Chronic intracerebroventricular administration of beta-endorphin augments natural killer cell cytotoxicity in rats.
Conflicting evidence has been obtained about the central effect of NmU in heart rate and regulation of blood pressure following intracerebroventricular (i.
Comparative efficacy of epidural, subarachnoid, and intracerebroventricular opioids in patients with pain due to cancer.
17) In an experiment, powdered lion's mane (containing hericenones) was given orally to mice to assess its effects on cognitive dysfunction induced by intracerebroventricular administration of Ap (25-35).
2007) Intracerebroventricular physostigmine enhances blood pressure and heat loss in running rats.
Para confirmar esta hipotese, injecao desta citocina de forma intracerebroventricular, em modelos animais, resultou nos chamados "sintomas de doenca" como fadiga, mal-estar, anorexia e outros (Carmichael e colaboradores, 2006; Dantzer, 2006).