Localisation of ionotropic glutamate receptors in the central nervous system

Main Author: Molnár, Elek
Format: eBook
Published: London Henry Stewart Talks 2014, 2014
Series:Synapses, neurotransmitters and receptor channels
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Collection: Henry Stewart Talks - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to the molecular organisation, functional roles and distribution of glutamate receptors (GluRs)
  • Choice of localisation strategies for ionotropic GluR (iGluR) ligand binding sites, mRNAs and receptor proteins
  • Overview or autoradiography, in situ hybridisation histochemistry and immunolocalisation of iGluRs in the central nervous system using examples
  • Comparison of the advantages and limitations various localisation approaches used for the investigation of iGluRs