Octopamine: Normal Occurrence in Sympathetic Nerves of Rats

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Science  25 Apr 1969:
Vol. 164, Issue 3878, pp. 428-429
DOI: 10.1126/science.164.3878.428


Octopamine has been identified in several organs of normal rats by means of a sensitive enzymatic assay. It is localized within the sympathetic nerve endings.

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