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alpha adrenoceptor activity

Known as: alpha adrenoceptor, alpha-adrenergic receptor activity 
Combining with epinephrine or norepinephrine to initiate a change in cell activity via activation of a G protein, with pharmacological… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Adenosine is recognised as an important regulator of myocardial function and coronary vascular tone in the ischaemic myocardium… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Removal of endothelial cells on rings of rat aorta increased the sensitivity to the selective alpha-1 adrenoceptor agonist… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Vascular smooth muscle alpha adrenoceptors in the proximal end of the rat isolated tail artery have been classified by… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We have attempted to define the alpha adrenoceptor subtype(s) on which intrathecally applied alpha adrenergic agonists act to… Expand
Review
1982
Review
1982
  • S. Ford
  • Journal of animal science
  • 1982
  • Corpus ID: 30838382
Current investigations strongly indicate a relationship between the function of adrenergic (vasoconstrictor) nerves innervating… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The mechanism of diltiazem-induced inhibition of smooth muscle contractility was investigated by studying its effects on tension… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The relative potencies of alpha adrenoceptor antagonists at pre- and postsynaptic receptors were assessed by comparing their… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
In unanesthetized sponatneously hypertensive rats (SHR), naloxone (0.5--2 mg/kg ip.) or naltrexone (2 mg/kg) inhibited the… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
In the presence of propranolol, norepinephrine produced an alpha adrenoceptor mediated contraction in isolated rabbit detrusor… Expand