Methods to Investigate the Function of Certain Amino Acids in the CNS
Aside from participating in metabolic processes, certain amino acids in the CNS may serve a more specialised physiological purpose in one of the three ways proposed below which, it should be remembered, are however not mutually exclusive. Thus an amino acid serving a certain role in the CNS, may well be used in a somewhat altered function by a specialised tissue such as the retina.
KeywordsNerve Terminal Amino Acid Concentration Label Amino Acid Active Amino Acid Anatomical Pathway
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