Greater accumulation of beta amyloid "plaques" was accompanied by a reduction in neuronal nicotinic receptors - brain molecules crucial to memory function.
What does nAChR stand for?
nAChR stands for Neuronal Nicotinic Receptor
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- National Association of County Health Officials
- North American Channel Hyperlinking Organisation (Worldgate)
- North American Clean the Heck Out
- Northern Arizona Council on Historical Organizations
- Not Another Completely Heuristic Operating System
- National Advisory Council for Historic Preservation (National Park Service; US Department of the Interior)
- National Alliance of Consumers and Healthcare Professionals (various locations)
- National Association of Healthcare Recruiters (Morrisville, NC)
- Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor
- National Centre for Human Rights Education and Training (South Africa)
- National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions
- National Academic Consortium for Homeland Security
- National Association of County Human Services Administrators
- National Advisory Committee on Immunization (Canada)
- National Advisory Council on Innovation (South Africa)
- National Agency Check with Inquiries
- National Asthma Control Initiative (US DHHS)
- Naval Avionics Center, Indianapolis
- New Apostles Church International
Samples in periodicals archive:
The $200 million payment comes for the drug candidate TC-5214, a nicotinic channel blocker that is thought to treat depression by acting on neuronal nicotinic receptors, or NNRs.
a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on a new class of drugs that selectively target neuronal nicotinic receptors, or NNRs, to treat central nervous system diseases and disorders today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2006.