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Nicotinic Receptors

Known as: Receptors, Nicotinic, Acetylcholine Receptors, Nicotinic, receptor nicotinic 
One of the two major classes of cholinergic receptors. Nicotinic receptors were originally distinguished by their preference for NICOTINE over… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer death worldwide, with over one million cases annually. To identify genetic factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE A recent study provisionally identified numerous genetic variants as risk factors for the transition from smoking to… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Subtypes of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) are constructed from numerous subunit combinations that compose… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors comprise a heterogeneous class of cationic channels that is present throughout the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
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  • Journal of molecular biology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 6672095
We present a refined model of the membrane-associated Torpedo acetylcholine (ACh) receptor at 4A resolution. An improved… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors are prototypes for the pharmaceutically important family of pentameric ligand-gated ion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Excessive inflammation and tumour-necrosis factor (TNF) synthesis cause morbidity and mortality in diverse human diseases… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pentameric ligand gated ion-channels, or Cys-loop receptors, mediate rapid chemical transmission of signals. This superfamily of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Release of the neurotransmitter dopamine in the mesolimbic system of the brain mediates the reinforcing properties of several… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Nicotinic ACh (nACh) receptors in the CNS are composed of a diverse array of subunits and have a range of pharmacological… Expand
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