AMPA receptor – dark background

Free illustration of an AMPA receptor (a-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptor) on a dark background. These receptors belong to the glutamate receptors and are the most common neurotransmitter receptors in the central nervous system. The upper part of the receptor is located extracellularly and recognizes and binds glutamate. The lower part is located in the membrane and forms a channel after binding glutamate, through which ions pass through the membrane. – This illustration is based on structural data from Sobolevsky, A.I., Rosconi, M.P., Gouaux, E.


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