neuromodulator


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neuromodulator

[‚nu̇r·ō′mäj·ə‚lād·ər]
(neuroscience)
A chemical agent that is released by a neurosecretory cell and acts on other neurons in a local region of the central nervous system by modulating their response to neurotransmitters.
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As a result, newer products such as light-based devices, fillers, and neuromodulators have been incorporated into treatment regimens.
Apart from APGW-amide being a neurotransmitter and neuromodulator, it has been directly involved in oocyte transport in the cuttlefish Sepia officinalis by triggering the contraction of adductor muscle (Zatylny et al.
5 mm (width), Nyxoah's device is by far the smallest and thinnest neuromodulator in the industry.
These results may seem surprising because researchers have assumed that the neuromodulator oxytocin has ubiquitous positive effects on social behavior and social perception in humans," said Jennifer Bartz, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and lead author of the study.
The patient underwent staged sacral neuromodulator (InterStim[R], Medtronic Inc.
Pregabalin is an investigational neuromodulator that Pfizer is counting on as the blockbuster drug that will fill the void the company anticipates when its highly profitable gabapentin (Neurontin) shortly goes off patent.
At Allergan, we have a long-term commitment to innovation in neuromodulator research, and this Positive Opinion is testament to this," said Paul Navarre, President of Allergan EAME.
DALLAS -- Older women with urge incontinence can experience significant improvement with implantation of a sacral neuromodulator, Dr.
New aesthetic indication for market-leading neuromodulator which can now help improve appearance of lines around the eyes, as well as treating glabellar frown lines
An important neuromodulator involved in many neural disorders is dopamine (DA).
Bochum, Germany) present a revised and enlarged edition of their handbook on the complex field of neurotransmitter and neuromodulator chemistry and function.