metabotropic glutamate receptor


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metabotropic glutamate receptor

A G protein-coupled receptor that mediates its effects by enzyme activation.
mGluRs can be subdivided into three groups (I–III) according to their sequence similarity, transduction mechanism and pharmacological profile.
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Deletion of the type 2 metabotropic glutamate receptor increases heroin abuse vulnerability in transgenic rats.
Some studies have reported that the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) of metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 (GRM7) gene is related to ARHI [10-13].
According to the company, the glutamate receptors, in particular the metabotropic glutamate receptor 1 (GRM1), are expressed on several tumors and plays a critical role in tumor metabolism.
Therapeutic potential of metabotropic glutamate receptor modulators.
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Andree, "The inhibition of glycogen synthase kinase 3[beta] by a metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 mediated pathway confers neuroprotection to A[beta] peptides," Journal of Neurochemistry, vol.
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Among pipeline products, the report particularly details pipeline programs targeting the following factors: LRRK2, progranulin, glial cell-derived neurotrophic factor, cerebral dopamine neurotrophic factor, tyrosine receptor kinase B, mesencephalic astrocyte-derived neurotrophic factor, metabotropic glutamate receptor, DJ-1, C-jun-N-terminal kinases, reactive oxygen species, heat shock proteins, heat shock transcription factor, growth hormone secretagogue receptor, protein phosphasate 2A, and cytochrome P450 2D6.
This allows another protein, mGluRS Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor, to function unchecked resulting in over activity in the brain.
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