Receptors and Human Disorders
Published Online: 16 APR 2007
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How to Cite
Hogg, R. C. and Bertrand, D. 2007. Receptors and Human Disorders. eLS. .
- Published Online: 16 APR 2007
Receptors are integral membrane proteins that allow signal transmission between cells. Alteration of the genes coding for these proteins result in cellular dysfunction that can be observed as genetically transmissible disorders.
- synaptic transmission;
- neurological disorders