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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
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Sustained, mild K+depolarization caused bovine chromaffin cell death through a Ca2+-dependent mechanism. During depolarization… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Many plants acquire freezing tolerance through cold acclimatization (CA), a prolonged exposure to low but non-freezing… Expand
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
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
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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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Increased inositol phospholipid hydrolysis induced by elevated extracellular K+ was directly monitored by assaying [3H]inositol… Expand
Review
1985
Review
1985
Calcium channel blocking drugs, or "calcium antagonists", have been increasingly used in the last decade, both as valuable… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The characteristics of angiotensin II-, K+-, and adrenocorticotropin (ACTH)-induced calcium influx were studied in isolated… Expand