VIP and Drug Design 2004
Pp. 393-415 (23)
Illana Gozes and Sharon Furman
The following review outlines the physiological outcome of VIP and VIP gene manipulations. Previously, we reviewed the various VIP receptors associated with biological functions ranging from growth regulation, sexual function, bronchodilation, vasodilation and immune interactions to neurotrophism. Recent Progress in VIP-based drug design is discussed below.
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel.