"Autoreceptors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Transmitter receptors on or near presynaptic terminals (or varicosities) which are sensitive to the transmitter(s) released by the terminal itself. Receptors for the hormones released by hormone-releasing cells are also included.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Autoreceptors".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Autoreceptors" by people in Profiles.
Role of perisynaptic parameters in neurotransmitter homeostasis--computational study of a general synapse. Synapse. 2012 Jul; 66(7):608-21.