Muscarinic Receptors

ISBN: 978-3-642-23273-2 (Print) 978-3-642-23274-9 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Muscarinic receptor pharmacology and signaling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      Overview of Muscarinic Receptor Subtypes

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      Pages 29-48

      Structure–Function Studies of Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptors

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      Pages 49-59

      Polymorphisms in Human Muscarinic Receptor Subtype Genes

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      Pages 61-78

      Muscarinic Receptor Trafficking

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      Pages 79-94

      Physiological Role of G-Protein Coupled Receptor Phosphorylation

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      Pages 95-117

      Novel Muscarinic Receptor Mutant Mouse Models

  3. Muscarinic Receptors in the CNS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-166

      Muscarinic Receptor Pharmacology and Circuitry for the Modulation of Cognition

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      Pages 167-190

      Muscarinic Agonists and Antagonists in Schizophrenia

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      Pages 191-221

      Muscarinic Pain Pharmacology: Realizing the Promise of Novel Analgesics by Overcoming Old Challenges

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      Pages 223-241

      Muscarinic Modulation of Striatal Function and Circuitry

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      Pages 243-259

      Muscarinic Receptors in Brain Stem and Mesopontine Cholinergic Arousal Functions

  4. Muscarinic Receptors in Autonomic Effector Organs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 261-261

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      Pages 263-298

      Muscarinic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Ocular Function

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      Pages 299-316

      Muscarinic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Cardiovascular Function

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      Pages 317-341

      Muscarinic Receptor Antagonists: Effects on Pulmonary Function

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      Pages 343-374

      Muscarinic Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Gastrointestinal Function

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      Pages 375-400

      Muscarinic Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on the Urinary Bladder

  5. Muscarinic receptors and mediation of hormonal effects of acetylcholine

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 401-401

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      Pages 403-427

      Muscarinic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Inflammation and Immunity

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      Pages 429-450

      Muscarinic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Keratinocyte Functions

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      Pages 451-468

      Muscarinic Receptor Agonists and Antagonists: Effects on Cancer

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      Pages 469-491

      Activation of Muscarinic Receptors by Non-neuronal Acetylcholine

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 493-499