Definition of Bicuculline

1. Noun. (biochemistry) A light-sensitive competitive antagonist of GABA receptors; it is used in the study of epilepsy ¹



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Medical Definition of Bicuculline

1. From Dicentra cucullaria and herbs of the genus Corydalis. Specific blocking agent for the action of the amino acid transmitter _ aminobutyric acid (GABA). See: amino acid transmitter, amino acid receptor superfamily, GABAA receptor. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bicuculline

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bicriteria
bicriterion
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bicron
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bicrural
bicrystal
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bicubic
bicubically
bicuculine
bicuculline (current term)
bicucullines
bicultural
biculturalism
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bicuspid
bicuspid aortic valve
bicuspid tooth
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bicuspidization
bicuspids
bicyanide

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