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Benzodiazepine Receptor

Known as: Receptor, Diazepam, Receptors, Diazepam, Benzodiazepines--Receptors 
 
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Review
2018
Review
2018
TSPO (18 kDa translocator protein) was identified decades ago in a search for peripheral tissue binding sites for benzodiazepines… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
The peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor or recognition site (PBR) is a widely distributed transmembrane protein that is… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Benzodiazepines (BZs)2 are used clinically as muscle relaxants, anticonvulsants, anxiolytics, and sedative-hypnotics. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
NEUROTRANSMISSION effected by GABA (γ-aminobutyric acid) is predominantly mediated by a gated chloride channel intrinsic to the… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We have investigated the subcellular localization of the peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor in rat adrenal gland using the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Benzodiazepines produce most, if not all, of their numerous effects on the central nervous system (CNS) primarily by increasing… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
Investigation of the actions of the benzodiazepines has provided insights into the neurochemical mechanisms underlying anxiety… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Diazepam, a potent minor tranquilizer, binds with high affinity to a specific benzodiazepine receptor that occurs exclusively in… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
[3H]Diazepam appears to bind specifically to a single, saturable, binding site located on rat brain membranes, with an affinity… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
HIGH affinity binding of tritium labelled morphine and morphine-like drugs to membranes in brain homogenates1–3 was a decisive… Expand