- Caffeine inhibition of ionotropic glycine receptorsLei Duan
Center for Neuroscience, 124 Sherman Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
J Physiol 587:4063-75. 2009..Caffeine serves to identify the pharmacophore of strychnine and produces near-complete inhibition of glycine receptors at concentrations commonly employed to stimulate ryanodine receptors...
- Synaptic inhibition by glycine acting at a metabotropic receptor in tiger salamander retinaMingli Hou
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, State University of New York at Buffalo, 124 Sherman Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
J Physiol 586:2913-26. 2008..This study resolves the curious absence of a metabotropic glycine pathway in the nervous system and reveals that the major fast inhibitory neurotransmitters, GABA and glycine, both activate G-protein-coupled pathways as well...