• Researchers reveal how lipids and water molecules regulate 5-HT receptors

    19 days ago - By Phys

    Serotonin, or 5-hydroxytryptamine , is a kind of neurotransmitter. 5-HT can regulate multifaceted physiological functions such as mood, cognition, learning, memory, and emotions through 5-HT receptors. 5-HT receptors are a type of G protein-coupled receptor and can be divided into 12 subtypes in humans. As drug targets, they play a vital role in the treatment of schizophrenia, depression, and migraine.
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