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Computed tomography provides enhanced techniques for longitudinal monitoring of progressive intracranial volume loss associated with regional neurodegeneration in ovine neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses
(Wiley Periodicals, Inc., 2018-09)
Introduction: The neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCLs; Batten disease) are a group of fatal neurodegenerative lysosomal storage diseases of children caused by various mutations in a range of genes. Forms associated with ...
The trophoblast binucleate cell is the source of maternal circulating C-type natriuretic peptide during ovine pregnancy
(Elsevier Ltd on behalf of the International Federation of Placenta Associations, 2011-09)
Maternal plasma concentrations of C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) and a co-secreted bioinactive aminoterminal fragment (NTproCNP) are elevated during ovine pregnancy. Although the uteroplacental unit has been implicated ...
Dexamethasone increases production of C-type natriuretic peptide in the sheep brain
(Bioscientifica Ltd on behalf of the Society for Endocrinology, 2017-10-01)
Although C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) has high abundance in brain tissues and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), the source and possible factors regulating its secretion within the central nervous system (CNS) are unknown. ...