Cholinergic Agonists

Known as: Cholinergic Agonist, Agonists, Cholinergic, Acetylcholine Agonists 
Any agent that is capable of activating cholinergic receptors (nicotinic and muscarinic) or of enhancing or prolonging the actions of acetylcholine.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Inflammation plays a significant role in the pathophysiology of renal ischemia-reperfusion injury. Local inflammation is… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Physiological anti-inflammatory mechanisms can potentially be exploited for the treatment of inflammatory disorders. Here we… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To investigate synaptic mechanisms underlying information processing in auditory cortex, we examined cholinergic modulation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cholinergic and GABAergic medial septal afferents contribute to hippocampal theta activity in part by actions on local… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Despite the increasing recognition of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults, there is a paucity of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cardiac myocytes have been shown to express constitutively endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) (nitric oxide synthase 3… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
ACh may set the dynamics of cortical function to those appropriate for learning new information. In models of the putative… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
1. Differences in the cholinergic suppression of afferent and intrinsic fiber synaptic transmission were studied in the rat… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Microinjections of the cholinergic agonist carbachol into a caudal part of the pontine reticular formation of the rat induce a… (More)
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1989
1989
The ability of the cholinergic agonists carbachol or acetylcholine to stimulate insulin release, activate phosphoinositide… (More)
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