"Dynorphins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
A class of opioid peptides including dynorphin A, dynorphin B, and smaller fragments of these peptides. Dynorphins prefer kappa-opioid receptors (RECEPTORS, OPIOID, KAPPA) and have been shown to play a role as central nervous system transmitters.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dynorphins" by people in this website by year, and whether "Dynorphins" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 238 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 17 publications in 2004 and 2006
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