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Beta adrenergic receptor

Introduction: Beta adrenergic receptor

Description of Beta adrenergic receptor

Beta adrenergic receptor: receptors postulated to exist on nerve cell membranes of the sympathetic nervous system in order to explain the specificity of certain agents that affect only some sympathetic activities (such as vasodilation and increased heart beat).
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Beta adrenergic receptor: coupled through the G protein Gs to adenylate cyclase such that extracellular stimulation results in increased intracellular cyclic AMP; beta-1 mediates lipolysis and cardiostimulation, beta-2 broncho- and vaso- dilation.
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  • receptor
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

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