PMID: 6403Jun 1, 1976

The adrenergic receptors of the intraocular muscles of the human eye

Investigative Ophthalmology
G W van Alphen

Abstract

The adrenergic receptors in man were analyzed using isolated sphincter, dilator, and ciliary muscle strips, dissected from eyebank eyes. The dilator is mainly alpha, the sphincter both alpha and beta, and the ciliary muscle predominantly beta adrenergic.

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Acetylcholine Sulfate (1: 1)
Adrenergic alpha-Agonists
Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
Adrenergic beta-Agonists
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Anthropoidea
Felis catus
Ciliary Body
Iris (Eye)
Inotropism

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