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Competitive antagonist

Competitive antagonist

An antimetabolite.

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Competitive receptor-ligand Binding

... on them in lieu of my exam. "An agonist dose-response curve will be shifted to the right in the presence of a constant concentration of an antagonist that binds to the same receptor" Would it be safe to say the agonist's dose-respone curve wold be shifted in the presence of a constant ...

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by someguy456345
Thu Feb 24, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Competitive receptor-ligand Binding
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Re: Caffeine Coursework

... explain it to me? "Caffeine's principal mode of action is as an antagonist of adenosine receptors in the brain. Like alcohol and nicotine, ... mechanism of action). Therefore, caffeine acts as a competitive inhibitor. Adenosine is found in every part of the body, because ...

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by red.ninja13
Sun Mar 22, 2009 7:39 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Caffeine Coursework
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