Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors in Neurons
Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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How to Cite
Dani, J. A. and Lester, R. A. 2005. Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors in Neurons. eLS. .
- Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors are members of a superfamily of ligand-gated ion channels, all of which play a key role in synaptic transmission throughout the nervous system.
- ligand-gated channel;
- nicotine receptor;
- central nervous system;
- peripheral nervous system