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Definition of the noun 1-Methyl-4-Phenylpyridinium
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- [organic compound] MPP+, the active metabolite of MPTP.
- [neurotoxin] A neurotoxin which cannot cross the blood brain barrier, but once in contact it can destroy the dopaminergic neurons of the substantia nigra.
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by John M. Lackie
is a Na1-independent and membrane potential- sensitive transporter that transports monoamine neurotransmitters and the neurotoxin 1-methyl-4-phenylpyridinium (MPP1) and may be a polyspecific organic ...
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Video shows what 1-methyl-4-phenylpyridinium means. MPP+, the active metabolite of MPTP.. A neurotoxin that cannot cross the blood-brain barrier but which, ...