Adrenergic Receptors and their distribution

Introduction Adrenergic receptors are the glycoproteins present on cell surface which recognize and selectively binds to the catecholamines (norepinephrine, epinephrine, etc). These receptors are the mediators of sympathetic nervous system like smooth muscle contraction, cardiac contraction, etc. Adrenergic receptors produce its action by transducing external catecholamine stimulus into the intracellular signal. Activation or blockage of … Read more