1. The presence of an octopamine-stimulated adenylate cyclase is shown in homogenates of the cerebral ganglion of the locust Schistocerca americana gregaria and the synganglion of the tick Boophilus microplus. 2. A detailed study of the pharmacology of the activation of the enzyme of the two species is reported and compared with the pharmacology of octopamine receptors in other invertebrate preparations.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part C, Comparative|
|State||Published - 1984|
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