New insights into dopaminergic receptor function using antisense and genetically altered animals.

  • David R. Sibley
  • Published 1999 in Annual review of pharmacology and toxicology
Dopaminergic receptors are widespread throughout the central and peripheral nervous systems, where they regulate a variety of physiological, behavioral, and endocrine functions. These receptors are also clinically important drug targets for the treatment of a number of disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, schizophrenia, and hyperprolactinemia. To date… CONTINUE READING