Muscarinic receptors and salivary secretion

  title={Muscarinic receptors and salivary secretion},
  • Published 2006
The release of acetylcholine from parasympathetic nerves and its interaction with muscarinic acetylcholine receptors (mAChRs) regulates many fundamental functions in the periphery (smooth muscle contraction, glandular secretion, modulation of cardiac output) and central nervous system (motor control, thermoregulation, memory). Five subtypes of mAChR, M1–M5… CONTINUE READING