*  Acetylcholinesterase
In the neuromuscular junctions AChE expresses in asymmetric form which associates with ColQ or subunit. In the central nervous ... AChE is found at mainly neuromuscular junctions and in chemical synapses of the cholinergic type, where its activity serves to ... ColQ for the neuromuscular junction and PRiMA for synapses. The other, alternatively spliced form expressed primarily in the ... In either case, the ColQ or PRiMA anchor serves to maintain the enzyme in the intercellular junction, ...
*  Neuromuscular junction
... crayfish and fruit flies have a glutamatergic neuromuscular junction. AChRs at the skeletal neuromuscular junction form ... A neuromuscular junction (or myoneural junction) is a chemical synapse formed by the contact between a motor neuron and a ... The neuromuscular junction is where a neuron activates a muscle to contract. Upon the arrival of an action potential at the ... The development of neuromuscular junctions is mostly studied in model organisms, such as rodents. In addition, in 2015 an all- ...
*  Neuromuscular junction disease
... is a medical condition where the normal conduction through the neuromuscular junction fails to ... Neuromuscular junction diseases can also be referred to as end plate diseases or disorders. Among neuromuscular diseases some ... Neuromuscular junction diseases are a result of a malfunction in one or more steps of the above pathway. As a result, normal ... The neuromuscular junction is a specialized synapse between a neuron and the muscle it innervates. It allows efferent signals ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Peripheral Nervous System: Neuromuscular Junction Diseases
"Health ... Neuromuscular Junction Diseases" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Peripheral Nervous System Neuromuscular Junction Diseases 20 ... Neuromuscular Junction Effects Description of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors producing destructive changes at the ... Sofija Kelic: Effects of Virus Infection of the Neuromuscular Junction in Vitro. ...
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... and causing neuromuscular poisoning (resulting from clostridium botulinum toxin). ... Botulism is a neuromuscular (paralytic) disease cause by a bacterial toxin acting in the intestine (enterotoxin) ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Peripheral Nervous System Neuromuscular Junction Diseases Botulism 16 ... Botulism is a neuromuscular (paralytic) disease cause by a bacterial toxin acting in the intestine (enterotoxin) and causing ...
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*  Active zone
neuromuscular junction". Nature. 409: 2001. Siksou; et al. (2007). "Three-Dimensional Architecture of Presynaptic Terminal ... In Drosophilia the intersectin homolog, Dap160, is located in the periactive zone of the neuromuscular junction and mutant ... The neuromuscular synapse contains two rows of vesicles with a long proteinaceous band between them that is connected to ...
*  Dacuronium bromide
Neuromuscular Junction. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 421-. ISBN 978-3-642-45476-9. CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors ... Dacuronium bromide (INN, BAN) (developmental code name NB-68) is an aminosteroid neuromuscular blocking agent which was never ... list (link) Dimitry A. Kharkevich (6 December 2012). New Neuromuscular Blocking Agents: Basic and Applied Aspects. Springer ...
*  Stercuronium iodide
Neuromuscular Junction. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 421-. ISBN 978-3-642-45476-9. ... Stercuronium iodide (INN, USAN) (developmental code names MYC-1080, MYSC-1080) is an aminosteroid neuromuscular blocking agent ...
*  Glossary of biology
neuromuscular junction . neuron . neurotransmitter . neutrino A neutrino (/nuːˈtriːnoʊ/ or /njuːˈtriːnoʊ/) (denoted by the ...
*  Glycine-tRNA ligase
Spaulding EL, Sleigh JN, Morelli KH, Pinter MJ, Burgess RW, Seburn KL (2016). "Synaptic Deficits at Neuromuscular Junctions in ... Sleigh JN, Grice SJ, Burgess RW, Talbot K, Cader MZ (May 2014). "Neuromuscular junction maturation defects precede impaired ... The CMT2D mice display peripheral nerve axon degeneration and defective development and function> of the neuromuscular junction ...
*  Torpedo (genus)
ISBN 0-00-458641-7. Sanes, J.R. & Litchman, J.W. (1999). "Development of the vertebrate neuromuscular junction". Annual Review ... has proven highly useful in the neurobiological study of the neuromuscular junction. For example, agrin was first isolated from ...
*  Action potential
A special case of a chemical synapse is the neuromuscular junction, in which the axon of a motor neuron terminates on a muscle ... Muscle action potentials are provoked by the arrival of a pre-synaptic neuronal action potential at the neuromuscular junction ... Hirsch NP (July 2007). "Neuromuscular junction in health and disease". Br J Anaesth. 99 (1): 132-8. doi:10.1093/bja/aem144. ... Hughes BW, Kusner LL, Kaminski HJ (April 2006). "Molecular architecture of the neuromuscular junction". Muscle Nerve. 33 (4): ...
*  Synaptogenesis
The neuromuscular junction (NMJ) is the most well-characterized synapse in that it provides a simple and accessible structure ... Similar mechanisms of action by Wnts in the central nervous system are observed in the neuromuscular junction (NMJ) as well. In ... The specific patterning of synapse development at the neuromuscular junction shows that the majority of muscles are innervated ... Wnt contribution to synaptogenesis has been verified in both the central nervous system and the neuromuscular junction. Wnt ...
*  Ophthalmoparesis
The neuromuscular junction, as in myasthenia gravis. The relevant cranial nerves (specifically the oculomotor, trochlear, and ...
*  CHRND
Implications for signaling at the neuromuscular junction". Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 841: 17-27. doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.1998. ...
*  František Vyskočil
Neuromuscular junction of the rat, mouse and frog. Techniques: Glass microelectrodes, ion-sensitive microelectrodes, patch ... Res 2001, 2007 etc.). 5. Non-quantal and quantal release of acetylcholine at the neuromuscular junction. First demonstration of ... 502: 305-316, 1997 etc.) 2. Properties of acetylcholine receptors at neuromuscular junction. First demonstration of differences ... "Molecular Basis for the Transfer of Information at the Myoneural Junction" the Lifelong Contribution Award of the Czech Academy ...
*  Agrin
The receptor that seems to be required for formation of the neuromuscular junction (NMJ) is called the MuSK receptor (Muscle ... In mice that are deficient for either protein, the neuromuscular junction does not form. Many other proteins also comprise the ... Agrin is a large proteoglycan whose best-characterised role is in the development of the neuromuscular junction during ... "Agrin receptors at the skeletal neuromuscular junction". Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 841: 1-13. doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.1998.tb10905. ...
*  GRB2
Implications for signaling at the neuromuscular junction". Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 841: 17-27. doi:10.1111/ ...
*  Dok-7
... to form the endplate to the neuromuscular junction. The nerve terminates onto the endplate, forming the neuromuscular junction- ... In mice which are deficient for either agrin or MuSK, the neuromuscular junction does not form. Upon activation by its ligand ... May 1996). "The receptor tyrosine kinase MuSK is required for neuromuscular junction formation in vivo". Cell. 85 (4): 501-12. ... Jun 2007). "Clinical features of the DOK7 neuromuscular junction synaptopathy". Brain. 130 (Pt 6): 1507-15. doi:10.1093/brain/ ...
*  Tripartite synapse
Rochon, D (1 June 2001). "Synapse-glia interactions at the mammalian neuromuscular junction". The Journal of Neuroscience. 21 ( ... with astrocytes and may also exist with Muller glia of retinal ganglion cells and Schwann cells at the neuromuscular junction. ...
*  Synaptic augmentation
A quantitative description at the frog neuromuscular junction. J. Gen. Physiol. 80, 583-611. Zengel J.E., Magleby K.L., Horn J. ... and Sr2+ at the frog neuromuscular junction. J. Gen. Physiol. 77, 503-529. Zengel J.E. and Magleby K.L. (1982) Augmentation and ... A process that acts to increase transmitter release at the frog neuromuscular junction. J. Physiol. 257, 449-470. Magleby KL ... and depression of transmitter release as a function of repeated synaptic activity at the frog neuromuscular junction. J. ...
*  Tetraethylammonium
With respect to activity at the neuromuscular junction, TEA has been found to be a competitive inhibitor at nicotinic ... R. C. Elliott (1982). "The action of tetraethylammonium at the neuromuscular junction." Gen. Pharmacol. 13 11-14. V. Ceña, A. G ... However, TEA also produces effects at the neuromuscular junction and at sympathetic nerve terminals. At the mechanistic level, ...
*  Neural facilitation
Dudel, J; Kuffler, SW (1968). "Mechanism of facilitation at the crayfish neuromuscular junction". J. Physiol. 155 (3): 530-542 ... Kuffler in 1968 showed that facilitation was possible at the neuromuscular junction even if transmitter release does not occur ... Katz, B; Miledi, R (1968), "The role of calcium in neuromuscular facilitation", J. Physiol., 195 (2): 481-492, PMC 1351674 , ... ISBN 978-0-87893-695-3. Del Castillo, J; Katz, B (1954). "Statistical factors involved in neuromuscular facilitation and ...
*  Mefloquine
"Mefloquine inhibits cholinesterases at the mouse neuromuscular junction". Neuropharmacology. 49 (8): 1132-1139. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Reduced muscle mass, strength and performance in space
... and neuromuscular junction dysfunction. Certainly such decreases in the neural drive in unloaded muscle play a role in the ... A functional disruption of neuronal control at the neuromuscular level, which seems to be paralleled by a reduction in the ... Roy, RR; Baldwin, KM; Edgerton, VR (1996). "Response of the neuromuscular unit to spaceflight: what has been learned from the ... Roy, RR; Baldwin, KM; Edgerton, VR (1991). "The plasticity of skeletal muscle: effects of neuromuscular activity". Exercise and ...
*  WNT4
... contributes to the formation of the neuromuscular junction in vertebrates. Expression is high during the creation of first ... "Wnt4 participates in the formation of vertebrate neuromuscular junction". PLoS One. 7 (1): e29976. doi:10.1371/journal.pone. ...