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Category:Dopamine receptor
Created 19 September 2007  +
CurationStatus uncurated  +
Definition Receptor that binds dopamine. These recep Receptor that binds dopamine. These receptors are either D1-like receptors or D2-like receptors, where the D1 receptors (D1 and D5) increase adenylyl cyclase activity and the D2-like receptors (D2, D3, and D4) decrease adenylyl cyclase activity. The two families are distinguishable by expression patterns and pharmacology, and involved with different disease states. D1-like receptor family is involved with the brain's reward system and schizophrenia, while D2-like family is involved with motor control systems and Parkinsons disease. or control systems and Parkinsons disease.
Id nifext_5832  +
Label Dopamine receptor  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 8 March 2012 21:19:03  +
ModifiedDate 8 March 2012  +
RelatedTo Dopamine +, Parkinsons disease +, Schizophrenia +
SuperCategory Neurotransmitter receptor  +
Synonym DA  +, DA receptor  +
Categories Neurotransmitter receptor
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D1 receptor +, D2 receptor +, D3 receptor +, D4 receptor +, D5 receptor + Has role
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