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Calcium Channel Agonists

Known as: Channel Agonists, Calcium, Channel Activators, Calcium, Agonists, Calcium Channel 
Agents that increase calcium influx into calcium channels of excitable tissues. This causes vasoconstriction in VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE and/or CARDIAC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A novel group of hybrid calcium channel (CC) modulators was prepared where the isopropyl ester moiety of isopropyl 1,4-dihydro-2… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Sustained, mild K+depolarization caused bovine chromaffin cell death through a Ca2+-dependent mechanism. During depolarization… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Many plants acquire freezing tolerance through cold acclimatization (CA), a prolonged exposure to low but non-freezing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Tottering mice inherit a recessive mutation of the calcium channel alpha1A subunit that causes ataxia, polyspike discharges, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The entry of extracellular calcium in leukocytes mediates several cellular processes; however, unlike in excitable tissues, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The current through the L‐type calcium channel is inhibited and stimulated by distinct dihydropyridines at very low… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To study the role of calcium in cold acclimation, we examined the relationship between calcium influx and accumulation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
1 The effects of the dihydropyridine calcium channel antagonists, nifedipine and nimodipine (300 nm‐30 μm) were tested in vitro… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The contribution of intracellular calcium to central sensitization and persistent nociception in response to tissue injury in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The mechanism of cellular uptake of cadmium, a highly toxic metal ion, is not known. We have studied cadmium uptake and toxicity… Expand
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