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Nmda receptor

NMDA receptor

A type of glutamate receptor that participates in excitatory neurotransmission and also binds N-methyl-d-aspartate; may be particularly involved in the cell damage observed in individuals with huntington's disease.

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How to go about creating a stably-transfected cell line

... wish to create a stable clone expressing a GFP-fusion neurotransmitter receptor, of either NMDA-R or AMPA-R, but I am not very clear about what should be done. First off, how should ...

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by JustinNg
Mon Sep 17, 2012 9:26 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How to go about creating a stably-transfected cell line
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Quick question on genes - thanks!

... body! Splicing also varies between cells - so some might want a AMPA receptor for glutamate and another a NMDA receptor - and so there will be differential splicing of the same gene in each of these ...

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by Babybel56
Thu Apr 28, 2011 9:33 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Quick question on genes - thanks!
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