Apamin

Known as: Apamin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A highly neurotoxic polypeptide from the venom of the honey bee (Apis mellifera). It consists of 18 amino acids with two disulfide bridges and causes… (More)
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1973-2017
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Distinct activity patterns in subthalamic nucleus (STN) neurons are observed during normal voluntary movement and abnormal… (More)
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2000
2000
The purpose of the present study was to examine how apamin interacts with the three cloned subtypes of small-conductance Ca2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In rat mesenteric artery, endothelium-derived hyperpolarizing factor (EDHF) is blocked by a combination of apamin and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Apamin, a bee venom toxin which blocks a Ca2+-dependent K+ current, potentiates N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA)-induced burst firing… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mesencephalic dopamine-containing neurons exhibit a Ca(2+)-dependent oscillation in membrane potential believed to underlie the… (More)
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1994
1994
Myotonic muscular dystrophy is a genetic disease characterized mainly by muscle atrophy and myotonia, a repetitive electrical… (More)
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1988
1988
An in vitro brain slice preparation was used to evaluate the effects of apamin, a selective inhibitor of calcium-activated… (More)
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1987
1987
Extra- (but not intra-) -cellularly applied apamin depresses selectively the after-hyperpolarization (AHP) of cat spinal… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
This paper describes the interaction of apamin, a bee venom neurotoxin, with the mouse neuroblastoma cell membrane. Voltage-clamp… (More)
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1979
1979
Apamin is a neurotoxic polypeptide of known structure isolated from bee venom. Shuba and coworkers have recently shown that it… (More)
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