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opioid

Originally, a term denoting synthetic narcotics resembling opiates but increasingly used to refer to both opiates and synthetic narcotics.


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Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

Hopefully this gets in right topic. I used BLAST comparisons semi randomly and found that opioid receptors were at least 20% identical with cannabinoid, thrombin and fatty acid receptors. I don't know if that is new discovery or not. BLAST program can find connections ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
Replies: 4
Views: 8763

Competitive receptor-ligand Binding

... One thing thats confusing me is trying to apply this to a practical approach. If one was to take a constant level of meperidine (a partial opioid agonist) in conjunction with morphine I would assume an increased level of pain relief rather than if morphine was given by itself (lets assume ...

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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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Views: 1853

Re: endorphins

... I do not find a PBD listing for any endorphin at Protein Data Bank. Nothing for opioid receptor, either. Obviously the functional tertiary structure of an endorphin is in the ligand-receptor complex. Regards, Paul

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by jpaullanier
Mon Jun 15, 2009 9:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: endorphins
Replies: 2
Views: 5389

The Fiber Disease

Revenge of the Nerds 2 any body but rushlimbo and myself have an oxycontin perscription?..... Affinity identification of delta-opioid receptors using latex nanoparticles. M Hasegawa, H Ohno, H Tanaka, M Hatakeyama, H Kawaguchi, T Takahashi, H Handa Frontier Collaborative Research Center ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Wed Dec 20, 2006 8:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5564115

The Fiber Disease

... my dear. as in the power of the toad to mimic the poppy via mimicry: http://www.ehponline.org/members/1994/102-8/lazarus-full.html Frog Skin Opioid Peptides: A Case for Environmental Mimicry

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Sep 04, 2006 6:59 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5564115
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