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  • noun adrenergic receptor

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  • As far as I can tell, "adrenoceptor mediated blanching" is the kind of blanching we experience when we are stressed - in other words, they are tied into the fight-or-flight reflex, and are associated with the sympathetic nervous system, which is connected to the same response.

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  • As far as I can tell, "adrenoceptor mediated blanching" is the kind of blanching we experience when we are stressed - in other words, they are tied into the fight-or-flight reflex, and are associated with the sympathetic nervous system, which is connected to the same response.

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  • The white line response is reminiscent of white dermographism and adrenoceptor mediated blanching.

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  • The white line response is reminiscent of white dermographism and adrenoceptor mediated blanching.

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  • Brian Pritchard, clinical pharmacologist at University College, London, spearheaded the clinical development of the beta-adrenoceptor antagonists and crusaded on their behalf - as well as revolutionising their use by his discovery of their antihypertensive effect.

    Sir James W. Black - Autobiography

  • The histamine project, modelled by analogy with the beta-adrenoceptor project, was also somewhat controversial at the beginning.

    Sir James W. Black - Autobiography

  • Ahlqvist's dual adrenoceptor hypothesis, of finding a specific adrenaline receptor antagonist.

    Sir James W. Black - Autobiography

  • Pharmacological studies revealed that the active constituent possesses beta adrenoceptor agonist activity (other beta adrenoceptor agonists include compounds like ephedrine and clenbuterol) and stimulates lipolysis in subcutaneous fat cells.

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  • Yet another similarity that the Cirsium oligophyllum extract shares with beta adrenoceptor agonists is that it works synergistically with caffeine, producing a more powerful lipolytic effect that far exceeds the effect when used by itself (5).

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  • Of course, the fact that T3 can up-regulate beta adrenoceptor expression while down-regulating alpha 2-adrenoceptor expression, all while inhibiting phosphodiesterase (i.e., an enzyme that breaks down cAMP) activity further adds to increase or potentiate the effectiveness of the other ingredients (33).

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