neuropeptide hormone activity
name: neuropeptide hormone activity
Description: The action characteristic of a neuropeptide hormone, any peptide hormone that acts in the central nervous system. A neuropeptide is any of several types of molecules found in brain tissue, composed of short chains of amino acids; they include endorphins, enkephalins, vasopressin, and others. They are often localized in axon terminals at synapses and are classified as putative neurotransmitters, although some are also hormones.
|GO:0005185||neurohypophyseal hormone activity|
|GO:0008031||eclosion hormone activity|
|GO:0008255||ecdysis-triggering hormone activity|
|GO:0016087||ecdysiostatic hormone activity|
|GO:0018445||prothoracicotrophic hormone activity|