Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Activation of NMDA receptor

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R-HSA-432172
Type
Reaction
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Homo sapiens
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NMDA receptors require binding of two ligands; the agonist, glutamate and co-agonist, glycine. The N terminal extracellular ligand binding domain in NR1 subunits binds co-agonist glycine and the N terminal extracellular ligand binding domain in NR2 binds glutamate.

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