|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|
|Is part of:||Cholinergic system|
|Has role:||Acetylcholine Receptor|
|Super-category:||Acetylcholine (muscarinic) receptor|
|URL:||Medical Subject Headings (MSH)|
|Related to:||Acetylcholine, Muscarine|
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This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.
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|Created||19 September 2007 +|
|DefiningCitation||Medical Subject Headings (MSH) +|
|Definition||A 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 MeSHYear introduced: 2004 - adapted from MeSH
|Has role||Acetylcholine Receptor +|
|Is part of||Cholinergic system +|
|Label||M2 receptor +|
|ModifiedDate||6 May 2010 +|
|RelatedTo||Acetylcholine +, and Muscarine +|
|SuperCategory||Acetylcholine (muscarinic) receptor +|
|Synonym||M2 +, M2 AChR +, M2 acetylcholine receptor +, and Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor M2 +|