Regulation of receptor function by protein phosphorylation

Richard L. Huganir, Paul Greengard

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Most, if not all, membrane receptors appear to be regulated by protein phosphorylation. Richard Huganir and Paul Greengard describe the range of mechanisms that are involved in these modifications and propose a new scheme for classification of receptor regulation based upon the protein phosphorylation mechanisms involved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)472-477
Number of pages6
JournalTrends in Pharmacological Sciences
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology


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