Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology
Volume 33 - 4 Number Oct - 1989

Review Articles
Short Communication
Letter to Editor


Effect of Gaba, Muscimol and Picrotoxin given in Third Ventricle on Serum Cholinesterase! and Monoamine Oxidase and on Plasma Succinic Dehydrogenase in Rats : Anil K. Rattan and Harjit K. Mangat ...203

Effects of Central Administration of Insulin in Normal and VMH (Ventromedial Hypothalamus) Lesioned Rats on Food Intake : D. P. Thombre, S. Bharathi and N. Krishnamurthy ...207

Ventilatory and Diffusion Studies in Smoker and Non-Smoker Flour·Mill Workers : Raj Kapoor, K. K. Mahajan and R. K. Marya ...211

Antipyretic Activity of Diacetyl Para-Amino Phenol : Poonam Saoak, Jyoti Saxena, A. K. Dorle and J. K. Grover ...216

Methylmercury Induced Biochemical and Histochemical Alterations in Rat Testis : Amal Roy Chowdhury, Saoita Makhija and Kauresk D. Vachharajani ...219

Peak Expiratory Flow Rates in Libyan Adolescents : Masoud-Sherif R. Mukhtar, Gutti Madan Mohan Rao and Lutifia Omar Morghom ...223

A Study of Pulmonary Function of Competitive Swimmers : Asha V. Pheruiani, A. G. Desai and A. B. Solepure ...228

Altered Maternal Thyroid Function: Fetal and Neonatal Development of Rat : Ralan Kumar and B. N. Chaudhuri ...233

Leucocyte and Serum Ascorbic Acid Levels in Mothers and their Newborn in Semi-Arid Western India : N. D. Soni, Praueen Sharma, C. Kiron, J. Pramod and L. K. Kothari ...239

Short Communication

The Antimyoclonic Action of Clonazepam through a Gaba-Independent Mechanism : Vanaja Paul and M. S. Krishnamoorthy ...243

Visual Evoked Potential in Young Adults: A Normative Study : O. P. Tandon and K. N. Sharma ...247

Effects of Upper Respiratory Infections on the Forced Expiratory Volumes and Flow Rates : S. Walter ...253

Ingestive Behaviour of Starved Rats after Single Intraperitoneal Injection of Fresh Plasma from Well-Fed
: Shashikala D. Sahakari, Marjorie E. Abraham, Frida Monteiro, Manjula R. Varde and Jolly F. Mascarenhas ...255

Persistent Limb Pain and Raised Serum Alkaline Phosphatase the Earliest Markers of Subclinical Hypovitaminosis D in Kashmir : H. Masood, A. P. S. Narang, I. A. Bhat and G. N. Shah ...259

Review Article

The Pineal Gland: Its Physiological and Pharmacological Role : V. Srinivasan ...263

Letter to Editor

Changes in Brain Calcium Content and Ca++- ATPase Activity in Potassium Embelate Treated Rats : R. K. Johri, S. C. Sharma, N. A. Rizui and U. Zutshi ...273

Synthesis and Biological Activities of 2, 4-Diethyl-3, 5-Diaryl Imino-I , 2, 4·Thiadiazolidines III : S. N. Pandeya and Kamna Srivastava ...275

Effect of Isoniazid on Insulin Induced Hypoglycemia in Rabbits : S. K. Bharadwaj, I. P. Jain, M. L. B. Mishra, J. N. Puri, N. Kumar and M. K. Sharma ...277