Jonas Schukraft
University of Mainz
NeprilysinVasodilationInternal medicineEndocrinologyCalcitonin gene-related peptideChemistrySubstance PReceptor activity-modifying proteinExtravasationCALCRLMicrodialysis
1Publications
1H-index
24Citations
Publications 1
Newest
#1Tanja Schlereth (University of Mainz)H-Index: 22
#2Jonas Schukraft (University of Mainz)H-Index: 1
Last. Frank Birklein (University of Mainz)H-Index: 67
view all 6 authors...
Abstract Calcitonin gene related peptide (CGRP) and substance P (SP) are neuropeptides that are simultaneously released from nociceptive C-fibers. CGRP is a potent vasodilator, inducing a long-lasting increase in superficial skin blood flow, whereas SP induces only a brief vasodilation but a significant plasma extravasation. CGRP and SP may play important roles in the pathophysiology of various pain states but little is known about their interaction. Different concentrations of SP (ranging from ...
22 CitationsSource