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Term:receptor agonist
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Definition:A drug or other chemical that can combine with a receptor to produce a physiologic reaction typical of a naturally occurring substance. A receptor is a molecule on the surface or within a cell that recognizes and binds with specific molecules, producing a specific effect in the cell.

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Bp273 Blood pressure QTL 273 IDA RGD PMID:12388796 RGD:1358955 NCBI chr 8:30,848,154...61,290,444 JBrowse link

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  experimental condition 2376
    chemical 712
      chemical with specified function 517
        activator 1
          receptor agonist 1
            2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin 0
            2-Chloro-5-hydroxyphenylglycine 0
            MK-0773 0
            Medica 16 0
            RU28362 + 0
            TRV023 0
            U46619 0
            adrenergic receptor agonist + 0
            cholinergic agonist + 1
            liraglutide 0
            lixisenatide 0
            methacholine 0
            oxandrolone 0
            panadiplon 0
            pregnenolone 16alpha-carbonitrile 0
            rosiglitazone 0
            sodium phenobarbital 0
            sumatriptan 0
            vasopressin receptor agonist + 0
            zolpidem 0
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