beta-adrenergic receptor

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Synonyms for beta-adrenergic receptor

receptors postulated to exist on nerve cell membranes of the sympathetic nervous system in order to explain the specificity of certain agents that affect only some sympathetic activities (such as vasodilation and increased heart beat)

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Polymorphism of beta-adrenergic receptors and susceptibility to open-angle glaucoma.
Beta-adrenergic receptors, when stimulated by catecholamines, turn on lipolysis through cAMP-mediated events.
This study was designed to investigate beta-adrenergic receptor regulation of Fas signaling in human retinal endothelial cells.
Ipratropium bromide appears to be of increased benefit in certain patient groups with beta-adrenergic receptor polymorphisms.
Expert consensus document on beta-adrenergic receptor blockers.
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The researchers assessed the effects of the beta-blocker isoproterenol on cardiac muscle contractility and quantified beta-adrenergic receptor density.
Dunwiddie, "Long-term increases in the evoked population spike in the CA1 region of rat hippocampus induced by beta-adrenergic receptor activation," The Journal of Neuroscience, vol.
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