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Introduction: Dihydropyridine

Description of Dihydropyridine

Dihydropyridine: partially saturated derivative of pyridine; binds to and inhibits the voltage-gated calcium channel of skeletal muscle T junctional membranes, the principle molecular transducer of excitation-contraction coupling.
Source: CRISP

Dihydropyridine: Pyridine moieties which are partially saturated by the addition of two hydrogen atoms in any position.
Source: MeSH 2007

Dihydropyridine: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Dihydropyridine

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Source - CRISP

The description of Dihydropyridine may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Dihydropyridine

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