GABA_A receptors and Benzodiazepines

How benzodiazepines act on GABA_A receptors. Speaker: Carl Petersen.

By EPFL
Published Feb, 2016

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Topics covered:

  • Structure of GABA_A receptor
  • How benzodiazepines potentiate GABA_A currents
  • Amino acid sequences of different GABA_A receptors
  • Mutating GABA_A receptors in the mouse genome
  • Sedation and anxiolysis.