neurohumor


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neurohumor

 [noor″o-hu´mor]
a chemical substance formed in a neuron and able to activate or modify the function of a neighboring neuron, muscle, or gland. adj., adj neurohu´moral.

neurohumor

a hormone secreted by a NERVE ENDING.

neurohumor

a chemical substance formed in a neuron and able to activate or modify the function of a neighboring neuron, muscle or gland.
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A nitrogen containing active principle of the drug produced marked reduction in I-131 uptake, PBI and acetylcholine suggesting its effect on various glands through neurohumors particularly acetylcholine (Prasad 1974).
The effects of certain neurohumors and of other drugs on the ventricle and radula protractor of Busycon canaliculatum and on the ventricle of Strombus gigas.