ANSystem - Preganglionic: ACh Postganglionic: ACh in...

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1 Autonomic Nervous System • Emotions • Involuntary reactions • Sympathetic branch: energy expenditure – Fight, flight, or f… (sexual response) – Recovery • Parasympathetic branch: energy conservation – Eating, digestion NGF Receptors on a blood vessel
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2 GABA-T1 Pharmacology • Ganglia • Preganglionic, postganglionic fibers, synapses
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Unformatted text preview: Preganglionic: ACh Postganglionic: ACh in ParaNS, NE in SymNS Different receptors Very important in medicine The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis (HPA). Release of glucocorticoids (cortisol, others) Stress and emotion: the limbic system 3 The enteric nervous system...
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2008 for the course BISC 230LXG taught by Professor Mcclure,greene during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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