Neuroscience Basics: GABA Receptors and GABA Drugs, Animation

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Gamma-aminobutyric acid, or GABA, is the primary INHIBITORY neurotransmitter in the mature brain. It REDUCES neuronal activity of target cells through its binding to GABA receptors present on the cell surface. Nearly half of all synapses of the brain express some kind of GABA receptor and are thus responsive to GABA. There are at least […]