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Agonist

Known as: agonists 
A drug or substance that binds to a receptor inside a cell or on its surface and causes the same action as the substance that normally binds to the… 
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Review
2012
Review
2012
  • J. Meier
  • Nature Reviews Endocrinology
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 10646511
In healthy humans, the incretin glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) is secreted after eating and lowers glucose concentrations by… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
There are at least two types of cannabinoid receptors (CB1 and CB2). Ligands activating these G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Review
2005
Review
2005
Metabolic syndrome is thought to result from obesity and obesity-linked insulin resistance. Obesity in adulthood is characterized… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • A. Nieoullon
  • Progress in neurobiology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 206054231
Review
1997
Review
1997
Contraction of smooth muscle is regulated by the cytosolic Ca2+ level ([Ca2+]i)b, and the sensitivity to Ca2+ of the contractile…