Serotonin receptor and transporter ligands - current status.

  title={Serotonin receptor and transporter ligands - current status.},
  author={Seung Jun Oh and Hyun Ju Ha and Dae Yoon Chi and Hee Kyung Lee},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry},
  volume={8 9},
The serotonin (5-HT) receptor system has 14 different subtypes classified by pharmacology and function. Many ligands are widely used for therapeutic and diagnostic purposes in some severe human diseases. Most of the ligands that are specific for each 5-HT receptor have distinctive chemical structures with regard to pharmacophore elements including 4… CONTINUE READING