"Receptors, Muscarinic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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One of the two major classes of cholinergic receptors. Muscarinic receptors were originally defined by their preference for MUSCARINE over NICOTINE. There are several subtypes (usually M1, M2, M3....) that are characterized by their cellular actions, pharmacology, and molecular biology.
- Receptors, Muscarinic
- Muscarinic Receptors
- Muscarinic Receptor
- Receptor, Muscarinic
- Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor
- Acetylcholine Receptor, Muscarinic
- Receptor, Muscarinic Acetylcholine
- Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptors
- Acetylcholine Receptors, Muscarinic
- Receptors, Muscarinic Acetylcholine
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