Unformatted text preview: glutamate will be so high that it will bind to receptors on the axon terminal of the SAME CELL. Neuron regulates itself. When it fires too much, he tells himself to stop. Most common small molecule neurotransmitter, do most of the work Glutamate is MOSTLY excitatory, not always (sometimes inhibitory). Is the most common excitatory amino acid. Though GABA has negative effect for glutamate, it is PRODUCED from glutamate...
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