Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) play many important physiological roles. They participate in classical excitatory neurotransmission to activate selected neuronal circuits, and their stimulation can modulate release of neurotransmitters or hormones that in turn can have additional actions.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Nicotinic Receptors in the Nervous System|
|Number of pages||26|
|ISBN (Print)||084932386X, 9780849323867|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)