TITLE

Purinergic receptors as future targets for treatment of functional Gl disorders

AUTHOR(S)
Burnstock, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Sep2008, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p1193
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the results of a study which show the role of p2X receptor signaling in a rate model of irritable bowel syndrome-like visceral hyperalgesia, using acetic acid infusion into the colon. It reports on purinergic receptors as future targets for treatment of functional gastrointestinal disorders.
ACCESSION #
34310399

 

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