d-Serine modulates neurogenic relaxation in rat corpus cavernosum.


d-Serine, an endogenous co-agonist for the N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptor in mammals, is synthesized from l-serine by serine racemase. Although much attention has been focused on the role of d-serine within the central nervous system, the physiological role of d-serine in peripheral nerves such as corpus cavernosal nerves has not been investigated… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bcp.2010.02.007


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@article{Ghasemi2010dSerineMN, title={d-Serine modulates neurogenic relaxation in rat corpus cavernosum.}, author={Mehdi Ghasemi and Fatemeh Rezania and Jackie Lewin and Kevin P. Moore and Ali R Mani}, journal={Biochemical pharmacology}, year={2010}, volume={79 12}, pages={1791-6} }