Effects of propofol on GABA(A) channel conductance in rat-cultured hippocampal neurons

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2003

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Eghbali, Mansoureh
Gage, Peter
Birnir, Bryndis

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Elsevier

Abstract

Channels were activated, in ripped-off patches from rat-cultured hippocampal neurons, by propofol alone, propofol plus 0.5 μM GABA (γ-aminobutyric acid) or GABA alone. The propofol-activated currents were chloride-selective, showed outward-rectification

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Keywords: 4 aminobutyric acid; diazepam; propofol; 4 aminobutyric acid; 4 aminobutyric acid A receptor; benzodiazepine receptor affecting agent; chloride channel; diazepam; intravenous anesthetic agent; propofol; animal cell; article; cell culture; conductance; hip Anaesthetic; Benzodiazepine; Extrasynaptic receptor; GABA (?-aminobutyric acid); GABAA receptor; Inhibition

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European Journal of Pharmacology

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Journal article

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10.1016/S0014-2999(03)01641-8

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