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  • noun A receptor, situated in the terminal of a presynaptic nerve cell, that is sensitive to neurotransmitters released by the neuron in whose membrane the autoreceptor sits.

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Examples

  • Histalean (R) is comprised of betahistine dihydrochloride, a dual action histamine type H1 receptor agonist and a histamine type H3 negative autoreceptor inhibitor.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Histalean (R) is comprised of betahistine dihydrochloride, a dual action histamine type H1 receptor agonist and a histamine type H3 negative autoreceptor inhibitor.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Histalean (R) is comprised of betahistine dihydrochloride, a dual action histamine type H1 receptor agonist and a histamine type H3 negative autoreceptor inhibitor.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • The researchers found that those that scored higher on the novelty-seeking scale had decreased dopamine autoreceptor availability compared to the subjects that scored lower.

    FuturePundit

  • The researchers found that those that scored higher on the novelty-seeking scale had decreased dopamine autoreceptor availability compared to the subjects that scored lower.

    FuturePundit

  • 5-HT1A autoreceptor levels were reduced prior to antidepressant therapy, mice that did not initially respond to therapy were converted to therapy responders.

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • 5-HT1A autoreceptor levels has been linked with susceptibility to depression and a decreased response to drug treatment.

    RedOrbit News - Technology

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