Experts and Doctors on muscle contraction in Taipei, Taiwan
Locale: Taipei, Taiwan
Topic: muscle contraction
Chien C, Yu H, Lin T, Lai M, Hsu S. Substance P via NK1 receptor facilitates hyperactive bladder afferent signaling via action of ROS. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2003;284:F840-51 pubmed
..Our study indicates that the mechanism by which SP participates in the neurogenic bladder may be complicated by its proinflammatory activity and its ability to stimulate ROS generation. ..
Lin Shiau S, Liu S, Fu W. Studies on the contracture of the mouse diaphragm induced by sodium selenite. Eur J Pharmacol. 1989;167:137-46 pubmed
Chang C, Chen S, Hong S. Reversals of the neostigmine-induced tetanic fade and endplate potential run-down with respect to the autoregulation of transmitter release. Br J Pharmacol. 1988;95:1255-61 pubmed
Lin C, Chang G, Su M, Wu Y, Teng C, Ko F. Pharmacological characteristics of liriodenine, isolated from Fissistigma glaucescens, a novel muscarinic receptor antagonist in guinea-pigs. Br J Pharmacol. 1994;113:275-81 pubmed
..It is more potent in smooth muscle than in cardiac preparations. It also acts as a blocker of voltage-dependent Ca2+ channels at a high concentration (300 microM). ..
Lin C, Yang C, Chen C, Ko F, Teng C. Pharmacological characteristics of BDTI, a new isoquinoline-derived beta 2-adrenoceptor agonist, in canine trachea and rat heart. Pharmacology. 1996;53:19-27 pubmed
..5 and 5.7 +/- 0.6 mumol/l, respectively). The selectivity of BDTI and salbutamol for beta 2-adrenoceptors on the cAMP response were 12.4 and 14.3 times, respectively. It is concluded that BDTI is a beta 2-selective adrenoceptor agonist. ..