DOPAMINE RECEPTOR By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The receptor molecule sensitive to dopamine and related compounds. The receptors are found in the basal ganglia, blood vessels in the kidneys and mesentery. DOPAMINE RECEPTOR: "A dopamine receptor is sensitive to and reacts to dopamine." Related Psychology Terms MESOSTRIATAL SYSTEM NMDA RECEPTOR DOPAMINE-RECEPTOR AGONISTS OLFACTORY RECEPTOR DOPAMINE-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS GLOBUS PALLIDUS AMANTADINE CARDIOVASCULAR (CV) MODULATORY SITE BETA ADRENORECEPTOR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOPAMINE RECEPTOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dopamine-receptor/ (accessed October 16, 2021).