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Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor

Known as: muscarinics receptors, Acetylcholine Receptors, Muscarinic, Receptors, Muscarinic Acetylcholine 
One of the two major classes of cholinergic receptors. Muscarinic receptors were originally defined by their preference for MUSCARINE over NICOTINE… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Despite recent advances in crystallography and the availability of G-protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) structures, little is known… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The parasympathetic branch of the autonomic nervous system regulates the activity of multiple organ systems. Muscarinic receptors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Acetylcholine, the first neurotransmitter to be identified, exerts many of its physiological actions via activation of a family… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Actions of acetylcholine in the periphery are the result of activation of either the ionotropic nicotinic receptor or the… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
  • C. Felder
  • FASEB journal : official publication of the…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 38882935
Muscarinic receptors regulate a number of important basic physiologic functions including heart rate and motor and sensory… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Altered processing of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) is a central event in the formation of amyloid deposits in the brains… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
mRNAs encoding five genetically distinct muscarinic ACh receptors are present in the CNS. Because of their pharmacological… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
In 1914, Sir Henry Dale provided the basis for the classical and comfortable definition of muscarinic and nicotinic acetylcholine… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Complementary DNAs for three different muscarinic acetylcholine receptors were isolated from a rat cerebral cortex library, and… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Despite its very potent vasodilating action in vivo, acetylcholine (ACh) does not always produce relaxation of isolated… Expand