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Attention for Chapter 56: ATP-Gated P2X3 Receptors Are Specialised Sensors of the Extracellular Environment
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Chapter title
ATP-Gated P2X3 Receptors Are Specialised Sensors of the Extracellular Environment
Chapter number 56
Book title
Protein Reviews
Published in
Advances in experimental medicine and biology, January 2017
DOI 10.1007/5584_2017_56
Pubmed ID
Book ISBNs
978-9-81-107610-7, 978-9-81-107611-4
Authors

Elsa Fabbretti, Fabbretti, Elsa

Abstract

P2X3 receptors are ion channels expressed by autonomic and sensory nerves and specialised in transducing extracellular ATP signals. Structural data, together with functional and biochemical studies, suggest that conformational changes of P2X3 receptors upon agonist binding influence downstream intracellular molecular mechanisms relevant for neuronal responses. Activity of P2X3 receptors is implicated in pain, itch, asthma, cardiovascular dysfunction and other pathologies. The study of these receptors has therefore a large potential in the field of drug development and interdisciplinary efforts could clarify molecular mechanisms controlling P2X3 receptor function in different physiological or pathological contexts.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 15 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 33%
Student > Master 2 13%
Professor 1 7%
Student > Bachelor 1 7%
Other 1 7%
Other 2 13%
Unknown 3 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 4 27%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 13%
Social Sciences 1 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 7%
Neuroscience 1 7%
Other 1 7%
Unknown 5 33%

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