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(Science: drug) A drug that blocks the release of calcium from the sarcoplasmic reticulum of skeletal muscle. Ryanodine binding proteins have also been found in the cNS.

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Comparing Cellular Respiration & Fermentation

Despite the classic view that lactic acid causes muscle soreness, some evidence has surfaced recently that it might be leaky ryanodine calcium channels. Sure, it's still hard to tell for sure right now, but fun to debate though....

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by MrMistery
Thu Oct 02, 2008 2:49 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Comparing Cellular Respiration & Fermentation
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drugs and heart rate

... alcohol, all i know about influences on the cardiovascular system is that it determines a peripherical vasodilatation those receptors are called ryanodine receptors and are involved in the so called calcium-induced calcium-release. cAMP is also very important in the cardiac contraction, since ...

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by sdekivit
Tue Dec 13, 2005 8:21 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: drugs and heart rate
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