nAChR

AcronymDefinition
nAChRNeuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor
nAChRNeuronal Nicotinic Receptor
nAChRNational Association of Healthcare Recruiters (Morrisville, NC)
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The researchers genetically altered a single building block in the nAChR protein and tested mice for their ability to hear.
In the developing mammalian brain, the vulnerability to chlorpyrifos emerges coincidentally with that of nAChR expression, so that at the neural tube stage, interference with mitosis and production of apoptosis show a specified progression with nAChR concentration (19,58).
Previous studies have revealed that the aging process is associated with the remodeling of NMJs and the dispersion of nAChR clusters.
alpha7 nAChR agonists for cognitive deficit and negative symptoms in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of randomized double-blind controlled trials.
Therefore, altered ACh neurotransmission may contribute to the cognitive and behavioral symptoms of schizophrenia because the ACh system is also widespread throughout the cortex and acts at multiple mAChRs and nAChRs.
We observed that while MM (an nAChR antagonist) treatment during gestational period alone did not significantly affect alveolarization and [L.
Human laboratory studies have shown that mecamylamine, a nonselective nAChR antagonist approved for hypertension, can reduce alcohol preference and the stimulating effects of alcohol in healthy study participants (Blomqvist et al.
Yuan-Soon Ho of the Taipei Medical University, and colleagues found that human breast cancer cells consistently over-expressed the alpha 9 subunit of the nAChR (nicotinic acetylcholine receptor).
To investigate whether the nAChRs were involved in the synaptic modulation of TDE, pancuronium bromide, a non selective nAChR antagonist, was used.