IONOTROPIC RECEPTOR

An ion channel that is opened and a receptor protein that includes them when the receptor is activated. See glutamate receptor. Compare matabo-TROPIC RECEPTOR

IONOTROPIC RECEPTOR: "Ionotropic Receptor includes an ion channel that is opened when the receptor is activated"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "IONOTROPIC RECEPTOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ionotropic-receptor/ (accessed September 27, 2020).
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