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Muscarinic

muscarinic

1. Having a muscarine-like action, i.e., producing effects that resemble postganglionic parasympathetic stimulation.

2. An agent that stimulates the postganglionic parasympathetic receptor.

See: muscarine, nicotinic.


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Overproduction of Cholinesterase

... cases, the cholinesterase would simply block the nerve impulse, having similar effects to those of specific inhibitors of the nicotinic and muscarinic acetylcholine receptors.

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by MrMistery
Sun Sep 07, 2008 2:32 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Overproduction of Cholinesterase
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Kd of Acetylcholine to muscarinic acetylcholine receptor

Hello, I would like to know the association rate constant of Ach to mAchR but i can't find this information !! And in general how to find this kind of informations (scientific papers are sometimes for me not really understanding)? Thnaks a lot in advance. Nicolas.

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by nico68
Mon Sep 01, 2008 12:18 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Kd of Acetylcholine to muscarinic acetylcholine receptor
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The Fiber Disease

... (ASICs ) or by the transmitter substance acetylcholine which is produced and released from keratinocytes and interacts with nicotinic and muscarinic receptors. Stimulation of nerve fibres is followed by release of e.g. neuropeptides that further affect many target cells in the skin including ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 10, 2006 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... (ASICs) or by the transmitter substance acetylcholine which is produced and released from keratinocytes and interacts with nicotinic and muscarinic receptors. Stimulation of nerve fibres is followed by release of e.g. neuropeptides that further affect many target cells in the skin including ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 03, 2006 6:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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