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Receptors, Purinergic P2X MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Receptors, Purinergic P2X
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.157.530.400.400.750
D12.776.543.550.450.500.600
D12.776.543.585.400.500.600
D12.776.543.750.695.700.720.250
D12.776.543.750.720.700.720.500
Unique ID
D058469
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D058469
Scope Note
A subclass of purinergic P2 receptors that signal by means of a ligand-gated ion channel. They are comprised of three P2X subunits which can be identical (homotrimeric form) or dissimilar (heterotrimeric form).
Entry Term(s)
P2X Purinoceptor
P2X Purinoceptors
Previous Indexing
Receptors, Purinergic P2 (1994-2010)
Public MeSH Note
2011; PURINERGIC P2X RECEPTOR (now RECEPTORS, PURINERGIC P2X) was indexed under RECEPTORS, PURINERGIC P2 1996-2010
History Note
2011
Entry Combination
agonists:Purinergic P2X Receptor Agonists
antagonists & inhibitors:Purinergic P2X Receptor Antagonists
Date Established
2011/01/01
Date of Entry
2010/06/25
Revision Date
2016/07/01
Receptors, Purinergic P2X Preferred
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