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Liver Receptors for Regulatory Peptides

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Neural and Endocrine Biology

  1. Gabriel Rosselin

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060212

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Rosselin, G. 2011. Liver Receptors for Regulatory Peptides. Comprehensive Physiology. 245–280.

Author Information

  1. Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Methodology of Receptor Studies in Liver
    • 1.1
      Receptor-Binding Assay
    • 1.2
      Functional Liver Preparation for Receptor Studies
    • 1.3
      Isolated Liver Cells
  • 2
    Hepatocyte Plasmalemma
    • 2.1
      Cell Surface Receptors
    • 2.2
      Lipid-Receptor Interaction in Liver Plasmalemma
    • 2.3
      Surface-to-Cell and Cell-to-Cell Interactions in Hepatocytes
  • 3
    Liver Receptors Coupled to Cyclic Amp Stimulation
    • 3.1
      Adenylate Cyclase System
    • 3.2
      Identities and Specificities of Ns Protein
    • 3.3
      Specificities of Rs in Liver
  • 4
    Insulin and Growth Factor Receptors in Liver
    • 4.1
      General Characteristics
    • 4.2
      Receptors for Insulin
    • 4.3
      Receptors for Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
    • 4.4
      Receptors for Insulin-Like Growth Factor II
    • 4.5
      Receptors for Epidermal Growth Factor
    • 4.6
      Phosphokinasic Properties of Insulin and Polypeptide Growth Factor Receptors
  • 5
    Growth Hormone and Prolactin Receptors in Liver
  • 6
    Receptors to α1-Agonists in Liver
    • 6.1
      General Characteristics
    • 6.2
      Receptors for Vasopressin
    • 6.3
      Receptors for Angiotensin II
    • 6.4
      Liver Receptors and Phosphoinositide-Generated Second Messengers
  • 7
    Regulatory Role of Receptors for Gut Peptides in Liver
    • 7.1
      Degradation of Regulatory Peptides
    • 7.2
      Receptor-Mediated Desensitization and Potentialization
    • 7.3
      General Characteristics of Receptor-Mediated Processes Inside Hepatocytes
    • 7.4
      Disposal of Ligand and Binding Sites
    • 7.5
      Multiple Sites for Peptide Action in Hepatocytes
    • 7.6
      Multihormonal Regulation of Hepatocyte Function
  • 8
    Conclusion