arrow

From NeuroLex

Jump to: navigation, search



M2 receptor

Name: M2 receptor
Description: A specific subtype of muscarinic receptor found in the lower BRAIN, the HEART and in SMOOTH MUSCLE-containing organs. Although present in smooth muscle the M2 muscarinic receptor appears not to be involved in contractile responses. Year introduced: 2004 - adapted from MeSH
Synonym(s): M2, M2 AChR, M2 acetylcholine receptor, Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor M2
Abbreviation: M2
Is part of: Cholinergic system
Has role: Acetylcholine Receptor
Super-category: Acetylcholine (muscarinic) receptor
URL: Medical Subject Headings (MSH)
Id: nifext_7946
Related to: Acetylcholine, Muscarine
Link to OWL / RDF: Download this content as OWL/RDF

Categories related to M2 receptor

Anisotropine Methylbromide, Atropine, Benzquinamide, Carbachol, Cryptenamine, Cyclizine, Desipramine, Diphenidol, Doxacurium chloride, Flavoxate, Gallamine Triethiodide, Homatropine Methylbromide, Hyoscyamine, Ipratropium, Methotrimeprazine, Metixene, Mivacurium, Muscarine, Olanzapine, Oxybutynin, Oxyphencyclimine, Pilocarpine, Procyclidine, Promazine, Promethazine, Propiomazine, Rocuronium, Thiethylperazine, Tolterodine, Tridihexethyl, Triflupromazine


Subcategories

This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.

M



bookmark
Facts about M2 receptorRDF feed
AbbrevM2  +
Created19 September 2007  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefiningCitationMedical Subject Headings (MSH)  +
DefinitionA specific subtype of muscarinic receptor A specific subtype of muscarinic receptor found in the lower BRAIN, the HEART and in SMOOTH MUSCLE-containing organs. Although present in smooth muscle the M2 muscarinic receptor appears not to be involved in contractile responses.

Year introduced: 2004 - adapted from MeSH

Year introduced: 2004 - adapted from MeSH
Has roleAcetylcholine Receptor  +
Idnifext_7946  +
Is part ofCholinergic system  +
LabelM2 receptor  +
ModifiedDate6 May 2010  +
RelatedToAcetylcholine  +, and Muscarine  +
SuperCategoryAcetylcholine (muscarinic) receptor  +
SynonymM2  +, M2 AChR  +, M2 acetylcholine receptor  +, and Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor M2  +