Example sentences for: antagonist

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  • Corridos (ballads) from the Texas-Mexican border originating from the late 1800s until the turn of the century narrate episodes of border conflict in which the antagonist is often a member of the dreaded rinches.

  • DMEM = Dulbecco's modified Eagle medium; ELISA = enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; FBS = fetal bovine serum; HSF = human synovial fibroblast; (r/t)IL-1Ra = (recombinant/transgenic) IL-1 receptor antagonist; OA = osteoarthritis; PBS = phosphate-buffered saline; PGE 2 = prostaglandin E 2 ; RA = rheumatoid arthritis.

  • Hibert et al proposed an early model for the antagonist pharmacophore of the 5-HT 3 R [ 18 ] . According to this model, all 5-HT 3 R antagonists contain an aromatic ring, a carbonyl oxygen or bioisosteric equivalent, and a basic nitrogen.

  • The specific GABA A receptor antagonist, bicuculline, blocks the γ oscillations [ 14 16 ] , an action that can be modeled by simulated neuronal networks [ 17 ] . The γ band oscillations appear to play an important role in generation of ictal epileptiform activity in hippocampal slices [ 18 ] . This study explores the role of γ oscillations in epileptiform activity in the hyperthermic rat hippocampal slice.

  • The phosphonate group of the NMDA antagonist binds to the glutamate-receptor, as does the natural agonist glutamic acid, but no conformational change that activates the NMDA channel occurs [ 28 ] . Beart et al [ 21 ] performed a SAR analysis of this type of NMDA antagonists.

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