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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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Review
2009
Review
2009
The classical studies of nicotine by Langley at the turn of the 20th century introduced the concept of a "receptive substance… 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
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
  • N. Unwin
  • 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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Review
2004
Review
2004
Neuronal nicotinic receptors (NAChRs) form a heterogeneous family of ion channels that are differently expressed in many regions… Expand
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
Review
1995
Review
1995
The last decade has revealed an astounding degree of physiological and st ruct ural divers it y in neurot ransmitteract ivated… Expand