Acetylcholine receptor subunit gamma

Description:

Description
  • Accession: P02714
  • Swissprot: ACHG_TORCA
  • Organism: Torpedo californica
  • Gene: CHRNG
  • Target class: Ion channel

Drug Relations:

hexamethonium
A nicotinic cholinergic antagonist often referred to as the prototypical ganglionic blocker. It is poorly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and does not cross the blood-brain barrier. It has been used for a variety of therapeutic purposes including hypertension but, like the other ganglionic blockers, it has been replaced by more specific drugs for most purposes, although it is widely used a research tool. Bioactivity details MOA
nicotine
Devices or delivery systems used to aid in ending a TOBACCO habit. Bioactivity details MOA
varenicline
A benzazepine derivative that functions as an ALPHA4-BETA2 NICOTINIC RECEPTOR partial agonist. It is used for SMOKING CESSATION. Bioactivity details MOA