AMPA receptor

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • AMPA receptor — The alpha amino 3 hydroxy 5 methyl 4 isoxazolepropionic acid receptor (also known as AMPA receptor, AMPAR, or quisqualate receptor) is a non NMDA type ionotropic transmembrane receptor for glutamate that mediates fast synaptic transmission in the …   Wikipedia

  • AMPA receptor — /ˈæmpə rəsɛptə/ (say ampuh ruhseptuh) noun the ionotropic receptor for glutamate in the brain that enables fast synaptic transmission in the central nervous system, so called because of its ability to be activated by AMPA; thought to be involved… …   Australian English dictionary

  • AMPA-рецептор — Рисунок 1. Молекулярная структура АМРА рецептора, встроенного в клеточную мембрану, и связывание с ним лиганда АМРА рецептор (рецептор α амино 3 гидрокси 5 метил 4 изоксазолпропионовой кислоты, AMPAR …   Википедия

  • AMPA — Chembox new ImageFile = AMPA.png ImageSize = IUPACName = alpha amino 3 hydroxy 5 methyl 4 isoxazole propionic acid OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 77521 29 0 PubChem = 1221 SMILES = ChemSpiderID = 1184 MeSHName = AMPA Section2 …   Wikipedia

  • AMPA — Las siglas AMPA pueden hacer referencia a distintos conceptos: Asociación de Madres y Padres de Alumnos, una tipo de asociación escolar. α amino 3 hidroxil 5 metil 4 isoxazol propionato, un agonista de un receptor bioquímico. Receptor AMPA,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Receptor (biochemistry) — For other uses, see Receptor (disambiguation). In biochemistry, a receptor is a molecule found on the surface of a cell, which receives specific chemical signals from neighbouring cells or the wider environment within an organism. These signals… …   Wikipedia

  • AMPA-Rezeptor — Struktur der GluR Untereinheit (Schema) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Receptor — In cell biology, a structure on the surface of a cell (or inside a cell) that selectively receives and binds a specific substance. There are hoards of receptors. There are receptors for insulin, receptors for low density lipoproteins (LDL), etc.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Receptor antagonist — This article is about the biochemistry term. For other uses, see Antagonist (disambiguation). Antagonists will block the binding of an agonist at a receptor molecule, inhibiting the signal produced by a receptor agonist coupling. A receptor… …   Wikipedia

  • Kainate receptor — Kainate receptors, or KARs, are non NMDA ionotropic receptors which respond to the neurotransmitter glutamate. They were first identified as a distinct receptor type through their selective activation by the agonist kainate, a drug first isolated …   Wikipedia

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