ionotropic


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ionotropic

(aɪˌɒnəˈtrɒpɪk)
adj
exhibiting an ordering of particles that is a result of the addition of an electrolyte to a colloidal suspension
Translations
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19] It is impossible to conclude whether fornix DBS reduced the neurotoxicity of enhanced glutamatergic signals or disrupted a memory-related mechanism by glutamate and ionotropic glutamate receptors (e.
Two different strategies, physical blending and ionotropic gelation, were adopted to prepare binary or tertiary mixtures and nanoparticulate formulation, respectively.
Ligand-gated ion channels are also called ionotropic receptors because they can open or close a channel that would allow some sort of ion to travel into or out of the cell (Figure 1).
At elevated concentrations, AEA also functions as a full agonist for the transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1), an ionotropic receptor responsible for the integration of noxious stimuli that cause pain (14, 15).
Other upregulated receptors in competent larvae included seven ionotropic glutamate receptors, two nicotinic acetylcholine-gated receptors, two neurotransmitter-gated ion channels, and a gustatory receptor (Table A6).
Patients who are admitted with acute heart failure and require vasoactive drugs for low blood pressure have a poor outcome as compared to the rest In the ADHERE trial mortality was 12 to 13% for patients who required ionotropic treatment4.
5, 12-14) Activated microglia express several subtypes of ionotropic (P2XRs) and metabotropic P2 receptors (P2YRs).
The ionotropic gelation of sodium alginate with calcium cations is conventionally described by the "egg-box" model [15].
arjuna bark has been reported to have positive ionotropic and antianginal effects in heart patients.
Ionotropic glutamate receptors in lungs and airways: molecular basis for glutamate toxicity.
Finally, in spite of all ionotropic support and antibiotics, patient died due to septic shock.
Insights into the olfactory system of the ectoparasite Caligus rogercresseyi: molecular characterization and gene transcription analysis of novel ionotropic receptors.