Definitions

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  • n. A complete receptor whose subunits are capable of transducing intracellular signals

Etymologies

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holo- +‎ receptor

Examples

  • Mice with null mutations in genes encoding Sema3F, and its holoreceptor components neuropilin-2 (Npn-2, also known as Nrp2) and plexin A3 (PlexA3, also known as Plxna3), exhibit increased dentate gyrus (DG) granule cell (GC) and cortical layer V pyramidal neuron spine number and size, and also aberrant spine distribution.

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