Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Amphipathic

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_188

Definition

An amphipathic segment is a segment with opposing hydrophobic and hydrophilic faces, oriented spatially along the axis of the segment.

 Capsaicin Receptor

 Thalamus, Clinical Pain, Human Imaging

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