Tag Archives: analgesia

A selective AC1 inhibitor relieves pain

Adenylyl cyclases (AC) are proteins expressed throughout the human body. ACs have a central role in cellular and neuronal function. A number of different proteins and ions can interact with ACs and modulate their activity. ACs have

The inert noble gases are anything but inert biologically

The noble gases (helium, neon, argon, krypton, and xenon) present an intriguing scientific paradox.  They are extremely inert chemically, and very drastic conditions need to be employed to convert them into other compounds. However, they display a