Peripheral muscarinic control of norepinephrine release in the cardiovascular system.

@article{Muscholl1980PeripheralMC,
  title={Peripheral muscarinic control of norepinephrine release in the cardiovascular system.},
  author={Erich Muscholl},
  journal={The American journal of physiology},
  year={1980},
  volume={239 6},
  pages={
          H713-20
        }
}
  • E. Muscholl
  • Published 1 December 1980
  • Biology
  • The American journal of physiology
Activation of muscarinic cholinergic receptors located at the terminal adrenergic nerve fiber inhibits the process of exocytotic norepinephrine (NE) release. This neuromodulatory effect of acetylcholine and related compounds has been discovered as a pharmacological phenomenon. Subsequently, evidence for a physiological role of the presynaptic muscarinic inhibition was obtained on organs known to be innervated by the autonomic ground plexus (Hillarp, Acta. Physiol. Scand. 46, Suppl. 157: 1-68… 
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