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  • n. A particular antagonist of glutamate receptors that may have some medical applications


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  • MacGregor DG, Graham DI, Stone TW (1997) The attenuation of kainate-induced neurotoxicity by chlormethiazole and its enhancement by dizocilpine, muscimol, and adenosine receptor agonists.

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