Adrenergic_receptor_summary_CV_system - other tissues as...

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Synthesis of norepinephrine and epinephrine from tyrosine
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1 adrenergic receptors: SA node (AV node) Ventricular myocytes Affinity for NE and E very similar Effect of NE and E via B1 the same (increase heart rate, force of contraction) Note: These receptors expressed in
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Unformatted text preview: other tissues as well i.e. 2 receptors in smooth muscle in bronchioles (bronchodilation) and 2 receptors in liver (glycogen Breakdown to release glucose) (Basic) overview of adrenergic subtypes of relevance for the cardiovascular system:...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course NPB 101 taught by Professor Fuller,charles/goldberg,jack during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

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