Molecular pharmacology of the four histamine receptors

Gerold Bongers, Iwan De Esch, Rob Leurs

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Histamine and its receptors have been (and are still today) very fruitful topics for pharmacological and medicinal chemistry studies. In this chapter we review the various selective ligands that are available for the four different histamine receptors and we describe the main molecular pharmacological aspects of each of the receptor subtypes.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHistamine in Inflammation
PublisherSpringer Science and Business Media, LLC
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9781441980557
StatePublished - 2010

Publication series

NameAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
ISSN (Print)0065-2598


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