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Acetylcholine

Known as: 2-(Acetyloxy)-N,N,N-trimethylethanaminium, Acetylcholine [Chemical/Ingredient], Ethanaminium, 2-(acetyloxy)-N,N,N-trimethyl- 
A chemical made by some types of nerve cells. It is used to send messages to other cells, including other nerve cells, muscle cells, and gland cells… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The classical studies of nicotine by Langley at the turn of the 20th century introduced the concept of a "receptive substance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • N. Unwin
  • Journal of molecular biology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 6672095
We present a refined model of the membrane-associated Torpedo acetylcholine (ACh) receptor at 4A resolution. An improved… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract1.The extracellular patch clamp method, which first allowed the detection of single channel currents in biological… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Excessive inflammation and tumour-necrosis factor (TNF) synthesis cause morbidity and mortality in diverse human diseases… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The three-dimensional structure of acetylcholinesterase from Torpedo californica electric organ has been determined by x-ray… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In animals, acetylcholine dilates normal arteries and produces vasoconstriction in the presence of hypercholesterolemia… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Acetylcholine is believed to dilate normal blood vessels by promoting the release of a vasorelaxant substance from the… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Injection of rabbits with acetylcholine receptor highly purified from the electric organ of Electrophorus electricus emulsified… Expand
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
Abstract A photometric method for determining acetylcholinesterase activity of tissue extracts, homogenates, cell suspensions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1949
Highly Cited
1949
  • S. Hestrin
  • The Journal of biological chemistry
  • 1949
  • Corpus ID: 38250121
In spite of its physiological importance acetylcholine has been determinable chemically only after isolation by time-consuming… Expand
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