β Endorphin has been shown to possess potent behavioral and antinociceptive activities when administered intraventricularly in cats. On a molar basis, β endorphin is 72-96 times more potent than morphine and its actions are blocked by the specific opiate antagonist, naloxone.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America|
|State||Published - 1977|