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Synonyms for channel

Synonyms for channel

to direct toward a common center

to serve as a conduit

Synonyms for channel

a path over which electrical signals can pass

a passage for water (or other fluids) to flow through

a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e

a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels

a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

a television station and its programs

a way of selling a company's product either directly or via distributors

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transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

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Consequently, our study indicated that the potential neuroprotective effects of astaxanthin may include the maintenance of calcium homeostasis since the molecule has regulatory effects on the mRNA expression levels of certain NMDA subunits, voltage sensitive calcium channels and calcium binding proteins.
Key words: Calcium channel blocker, catheterization, angiography, radial spasm, nitrate, verapamil.
[10-13] The [Ca.sub.v] 2.1 encodes for both P and Q type calcium channels and these channels are highly expressed presynaptically where they are critically involved in neurotransmission and synaptic efficacy and therefore have a great influence on neuronal excitability.
Dihydropyridine-class calcium channel blockers are categorised into three generations according to the length of activity and long-acting calcium channel blockers cause less activation of sympathetic nervous system and are reported to offer beneficial action compared with short-action agents.
Purpura, bleeding, calcium channel blockers, amlodipine.
(15) Calcium channel blocker overdoses, another potential target class of drugs for Intralipid rescue, are also increasing in prevalence with St-Onge and co-investigators reporting 11,764 cases of toxicity reactions in 2011 during a systematic review of calcium channel blocker poisonings.
This paper begins to uncover one of the key mechanisms of normal sleep, as well as the role for one important calcium channel in overall brain function.
Methanol extract from the fruits of Ammi visnaga showed significant calcium channel blocking activity.4 In a study with the help of spectrophotometer and high performance liquid chromatography, it was observed that Khelin and visnagin are present in the fruits of Ammi visnaga.5
Cost may also influence medication selection (in general generic beta blockers and diuretics are cheaper than calcium channel blockers and ARBs).
In contrast, the same calcium channel type can be located in different places, such as synaptic NMDARs (S-NMDAR) compared to extra synaptic NMDARs (ES-NMDAR) (Fig.
A limitation on long-term use seems to be true of calcium channel blockers (CCBs), as well.
This trial enrolled patients who, at baseline, were treatment naive to beta-blockers, diuretics, statins and calcium channel blockers, the latter being used as metabolically neutral controls.
"Our research shows that the calcium channel inhibiting compound offers unique and effective protection against inappropriate activation inside the cells of digestive enzymes, which would cannibalise the pancreas and the surrounding tissue.
Intoxication with calcium channel blocker (CCB) and beta blocker (BB) drugs is responsible of 40% of intoxication cases and 65% of deaths due to cardiovascular drugs in USA (1).
Prostaglandin inhibitors and calcium channel blockers are most likely to delay delivery and improve neonatal outcomes in the setting of preterm labor, according to this systematic review and network meta-analysis of 95 randomized, controlled trials.
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