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Cholinergic receptor, muscarinic 4 (M4)

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HM4; M4R; acetylcholine receptor, muscarinic 4; cholinergic receptor, muscarinic 4; muscarinic acetylcholine receptor M4
The muscarinic cholinergic receptors belong to a larger family of G protein-coupled receptors. The functional diversity of these receptors is defined by the binding of acetylcholine and includes cellular responses such as adenylate cyclase inhibition, phosphoinositide degeneration, and potassium channel mediation. Muscarinic receptors influence many effects of acetylcholine in the central and peripheral nervous system. The clinical implications of this receptor are unknown; however, mouse studies link its function to adenylyl cyclase inhibition. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
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Assay Readout Background Species Cell Line
β-Arrestin CHO-K1 Human 93-0349C2
Internalization U2OS Human 93-0902C3
cAMP CHO-K1 Human 95-0145C2
Assay Readout Background Species Assay Kit
β-Arrestin CHO-K1 Human 93-0349E2CP0S
β-Arrestin CHO-K1 Human 93-0349E2CP0M
β-Arrestin CHO-K1 Human 93-0349E2CP0L
Internalization U2OS Human 93-0902E3CP0S
Internalization U2OS Human 93-0902E3CP0M
Internalization U2OS Human 93-0902E3CP0L
KINOMEscan TKscan BROMOscan NHRscan GPCRscan PATHscan
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