Glutamate receptors

Glutamatergic transmission. Speaker: Carl Petersen.

By EPFL
Published Feb, 2016

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Topics covered:

  • Glutamatergic excitatory synaptic transmission
  • Ionotropic glutamate receptors
  • AMPA and NMDA receptors
  • Measuring kinetics of ligand-gated ion channels
  • Current-voltage relationships for AMPA and NMDA receptors
  • Voltage-dependent magnesium block of NMDA receptors
  • AMPA receptor diversity and nomenclature
  • Kainate receptors
  • NMDA receptor diversity
  • Metabotropic glutamate receptors