Marcelo O Ortells

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Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tobacco addiction: a biochemical model of nicotine dependence
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas CONICET, Argentina
    Med Hypotheses 74:884-94. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A model for the assembly of nicotinic receptors based on subunit-subunit interactions
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón and Consejo de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas CONICET, Machado 914, 4to piso, 1708 Moron, Argentina
    Proteins 70:473-88. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Neuronal networks of nicotine addiction
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 42:1931-5. 2010

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Tobacco addiction: a biochemical model of nicotine dependence
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas CONICET, Argentina
    Med Hypotheses 74:884-94. 2010
    ..A relationship between this hypothesis and smoking and schizophrenia is also discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint A model for the assembly of nicotinic receptors based on subunit-subunit interactions
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón and Consejo de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas CONICET, Machado 914, 4to piso, 1708 Moron, Argentina
    Proteins 70:473-88. 2008
    ..This contribution to the understanding of nicotinic receptor assembly and variability might be extended to other types of ion-channels...
  3. doi request reprint Neuronal networks of nicotine addiction
    Marcelo O Ortells
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Morón Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 42:1931-5. 2010
    ..In this model both receptor upregulation and receptor desensitization are responsible for establishing a biochemical mechanism of nicotine dependence, which have an important role in starting and maintaining tobacco addiction...