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Cysteine Loop Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Receptors

"Cysteine Loop Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Receptors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A subfamily of ligand-gated ion channel receptors that share a characteristic loop which is formed by a disulfide bond between two CYSTEINE residues. These receptors typically contain five subunits with the cysteine-loop occurring near an N-terminal extracellular domain.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cysteine Loop Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Receptors" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cysteine Loop Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Receptors" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 3 publications over 2 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2011
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