DAGOL
Health dictionary
Untitled Document
Search :      

Art dictionary
Financial dictionary
Hollywood dictionary
Insurance dictionary
Literature dictionary
Real Estate dictionary
Tourism dictionary

 
  DAGOL



DAGOL

   An enkephalin analog that selectively binds to the mu opioid receptor. It is used as a model for drug permeability experiments.

RELATED TERMS
--------------------------------------

Enkephalin
One of the endorphins, and the one that predominates in the brain. There are two basic types, methionine and leucine enkephalin.

Analog
In biochemistry, a substance that is similar, but not identical, to another.

Opioid
A peptide, naturally occurring in the brain and elsewhere in the body, the effect of which resembles that of opium or a morphine-like synthetic opiate.

Receptor
A molecule that recognizes a unique hormone. Once that hormone is bound to the receptor, the information carried by the hormone can now exert its biological action.

Model
Reproduction of structures made by pouring plaster or stone into a mold.



SIMILAR TERMS
--------------------------------------

DAGO
An enkephalin analog that selectively binds to the mu opioid receptor. It is used as a model for drug permeability experiments.



PREVIOUS AND NEXT TERMS
--------------------------------------

Dahl Salt-Resistant Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

Dahl Salt Sensitive Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

Dahl Salt Resistant Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

Dahl Rats, Inbred
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

Dahl Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

DAGOL

Dahl Hypertensive Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

DAGO
An enkephalin analog that selectively binds to the mu opioid receptor. It is used as a model for drug permeability experiments.

Dagestan
One of the former Associated Soviet Socialist Republics, situated on the Caspian Sea in southwest Russia.

Dalf
The methyl homolog of parathion. An effective, but highly toxic, organothiophosphate insecticide and cholinesterase inhibitor.

Dalcaine
A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of procaine but its duration of action is shorter than that of bupivacaine or prilocaine.

   We thank you for using the Health Dictionary to search for DAGOL. If you have a better definition for DAGOL than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option. This definition of DAGOL may be disputed by other professionals. Our attempt is to provide easy definitions on DAGOL and any other medical topic for the public at large.
 
This dictionary contains 59020 terms.      









  
                    © Health Dictionary 2005 - All rights reserved -

   agol / dgol / daol / dagl / dago / ddagol / daagol / daggol / dagool / dagoll / eagol / ragol / fagol / vagol / cagol / xagol / sagol / wagol / dqgol / dwgol / dsgol / dxgol / dzgol / datol / dag9l / dag0l / dagpl / dagll / dagkl / dagil / dag8l / dagoo / dagop / dago; / dago. / dago, / dagok / dagoi /